Anna is a business leader, gifted executive facilitator, and experiential trainer. She has founded and led several businesses all rooted in organizational dynamics and human change. The most recent- Polaris Institute- engages the truth of neuroscience to activate sustainable human change in high performers. Anna designs and delivers sophisticated, lively retreats to many Young Presidents Organization (YPO) and Entrepreneurs Organization (EO) forums, tracks at international GLCs, and leadership strategy sessions for the highest levels of leadership within companies. She is a YPO Certified Forum Facilitator and EO Forum Trainer.
Anna’s gift is gaining immediate command and rapport of a room, creating outcome-based experiences that connect, inspire, and invite leaders into action. Each year, Anna impacts 1000’s of leaders as a sought-after global facilitator at executive retreats, forum retreats, leadership summits, start-up entrepreneurial education, management workshops, and international learning events. She propels the transfer of real-world learning with humor, insight, targeted program design, and professionalism. She has worked with founders and executive teams at Sony, Voyager Space, World Bank, Fannie Mae, CACI, Allstate Insurance, NAVAIR, Discovery, and countless other organizations over her 30 years of professional facilitation.
Anna lives for the legacy she inspires in her two daughters, Audrey and Autumn. She happily resides atop the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia with her family.