Annie was raised in Litchfield County and participated in various arts programs, including singing and acting. Annie received her Bachelors in Social Work from the University of Vermont, with plans to pursue a career in the non-profit sector. Her career paths took her to California and New York before returning back to her roots in Connecticut. She is incredibly excited to join an organization that brings together her personal passions for the arts and youth-focused non-profit, community work and she draws on her professional experiences in areas of finance and human resources where she built her skills in organization and management.