Anna is currently a graduate student at the Center for Cultural Diplomacy working towards a MA in International Relations and Cultural Diplomacy in Berlin, Germany and has a BA in Global Studies from UW-Milwaukee.  She has traveled to Japan, China, and Taiwan and lived in South Korea and Thailand.  As a South Korean international, transracial adoptee, she has faced many challenges growing up in the Midwest but was able to learn to be proud of her identity.

Due to her personal and educational background, Anna is focused on gaining experience with groups such as MBBI in order to pursue a career in conflict resolution, peacebuilding, and negotiations.  Her focus has been on East Asia.  Anna looks forward to gaining experience from MBBI and making connections