Anna graduated from Duke University with a major in Economics and earned an MBA in Marketing from the George Washington University. Upon graduation from GW, she built a career in sales and marketing with AT&T. Over the past twenty years, she has served on the Boards of various local and national nonprofit organizations, including Duke University, The National Symphony Orchestra, The Washington National Opera, The Capital Speakers Club, The Parents Council of Washington, Holton-Arms School, and St. Francis Episcopal Day School.