EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR| COIN
Anna is Chief Operating Officer of Colorado’s Office of Economic Development & International Trade (OEDIT), overseeing agency operations, human resources, and finance functions as well as providing cross-divisional leadership on a broad range of economic development initiatives and serving on several related advisory boards. She is also Executive Director of the Colorado Innovation Network, leading its strategy to convene, connect, and foster circles of exchange around global ideas, talent, capital, and the entrepreneurial spirit to strengthen economic development and diversity.
Before joining OEDIT and COIN in early 2015, Anna enjoyed a dynamic corporate finance career, most recently as Chief Financial Officer of Vodafone Americas where she spent six years. Before Vodafone, Anna held progressive strategic & financial positions in several industries; first in marketing & advertising with the Omnicom Group Inc. network and then in resort management with Intrawest. She began her career at Price Waterhouse LLP. Anna graduated from Baylor University with a BBA and holds CPA and CGMA licenses.
A fourth-generation native of Colorado, she is a travel and adventure enthusiast and enjoys the great outdoors with her husband Chris, two young children, and rescue dog Magnum.