Anna is a middle school science teacher at Horace Mann Middle School in Miami, Florida. Horace Mann is a Title 1 school with a technology magnet program. Anna has engaged in coaching both track and soccer as well as worked as a science coach in Tampa, Florida. Anna received a B.S. in Kinesiology from Kansas State University in 2006 and will obtain a M.A.T.L. with a specialization in Curriculum and Instruction from NOVA Southeastern University in June of 2012. As a member of the 2012 SPA NYC cohort, Anna looks forward to learning from professors and fellow cohort members to further her leadership skills. She one day hopes to successfully lead a school and eventually affect education on a district and even national level.