Anna Brunner

Regional Network: 
National Fellows
Class Year: 
2016
Position: 
Communications Coordinator
Organization: 
Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition
Location: 
Ann Arbor, MI

Anna serves as the Communications Coordinator for the Healing Our Waters-Great Lakes Coalition. She is responsible for the online presence maintained by the Coalition on their website, Facebook page, Twitter account, and Instagram feed. She also assists with writing press releases, reports, and success stories along with helping to organize the Coalition’s two annual gatherings--the Great Lakes Restoration Conference and the annual lobby day in Washington, D.C. Prior to working for the National Wildlife Federation, Anna was the treasurer of a multi-million dollar student run housing and dining cooperative, making consensus-based decisions about how the organization invested its money and insuring that the day-to-day operations of the group ran smoothly. Anna holds an master's in Conservation Biology from the University of Michigan’s School of Natural Resources & Environment and a bachelor's from Oberlin College majoring in both Environmental Studies and History.