Anna is Chief Executive of the National Children's Bureau. Alongside this role, she is a strategic advisor to the board of Juconi: a specialist charity in Mexico working with highly excluded children, and a member of the BBC Charity Appeals Advisory Committee.
Before joining NCB in September 2014, Anna was the Chief Executive of EveryChild and founded Family for Every Child, a membership organisation for national civil society organisations providing care and protection for children.
Anna has worked in international development for most of her career. She was Oxfam's Head of Communications, the Chair of ActionAid UK and Chair of Bond, the membership organisation for the UK's international development organisations.
After working for Oxfam, Anna became Director of Communications and Public Affairs at the Association of London Government where she worked with London's 33 authorities on child protection issues following the Victoria Climbie case and the introduction of Every Child Matters legislation.