Vice President, Development

Anna Edwards joined the Chicago Council on Global Affairs in 2011 and is currently the vice president of development. She has worked for the National Democratic Institute for International Affairs as a trainer, long term election observer, and campaign consultant to candidates, MPs, and political parties in the Middle East and North Africa. Prior to her international experience, Edwards worked as the development director for the Center for American Progress, America Votes, and Progressive Majority. She graduated from Scripps College in Claremont, California.