Anna was named Chief Education Officer (CEdO) for CLC in October 2021. She oversees all of the agency’s education, program and content functions.

Anna previously served as Director of the School Readiness program at CLC. She joined CLC in 1994 as Head Teacher in the Child Development Program and was promoted to Education Coordinator, Education Manager and Assistant Director before becoming Director in 2010. Anna served as Director of Child Development through 2017, before being named Director of the School Readiness program.

With more than 20 years of experience in the field of early childhood education, Anna’s contributions include serving on State Funded Directors Forum, VITA’s Parents as Co-Educators Program and early childhood education advocacy committees, as well as Stamford’s Cradle to Career – the community action networks and CORE committee member for the Stamford Board of Education.

She was also involved with the Preschool RULER Program when it was first being piloted for the preschool classrooms at CLC by the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence.

Anna holds a degree in Psychology from the University of Connecticut.