When asked why she enjoyed working at ACF Anna said, “The Alaska Community Foundation’s mission, vision, and values are similar to my culture. In my culture, helping people is very important. Not only does it make you feel good it brings people together and creates a community. Alaska Community Foundation’s values and beliefs make me feel like part of a giving community and remind me of home. It’s a place where we work together and make a difference all over the state of Alaska! This is why I love working for The Alaska Community Foundation.”
Anna was born in Alaska to Yupik and Caucasian parents. She is from the Iliamna Lake region and considers Newhalen and Kokanok both her hometown.
Anna works as ACF’s receptionist and also performs administrative and accounting support to the ACF team.
She is an avid sports fan and enjoys playing and watching basketball, volleyball, and softball.