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Annie is the Senior Program Manager of Leadership Cultivation.
Before coming to Innovate, Annie served as the Principal at Rocketship Spark Academy for three years and was a part of the founding school leadership team as an assistant principal. During Annie’s time there, Spark outperformed all other Rocketship Schools in the network as well as all schools in the school district, based on SBAC assessments. For the 2016-2017 school year, Rocketship Spark was named the #1 elementary school in the Franklin McKinley School District for ALL students. Annie and her team led a successful campaign to renew Spark’s charter with the school district for another five years.
Prior to Rocketship, Annie started her career in the science field doing lab research with biotech companies in Southern California before joining Teach for America. Annie taught for four years in Washington, DC as a middle school science teacher before becoming a Data and Assessment Coordinator at the school.
Annie holds a bachelor’s degree in Molecular and Cell Biology from UC Berkeley (Go Bears!) as well a Master of Arts in Teaching from American University and a Masters of Education from Columbia Teacher’s College.