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Anna Dawson

Director, Programming

Bio Current as of July 21, 2021

As Director of Programming, Anna drives the strategy, design, and execution of Concordia programming and events in support of Concordia’s mission. She develops strategy for year-round programming including curation, content development and format to showcase Concordia’s diverse community of partners, increase organizational visibility and drive impact through Concordia convenings.

Prior to joining Concordia in June 2021, Anna worked at the Brookings Institution as a Senior Events Manager where she was responsible for managing events and conferences that raised the impact and profile of the Economic Studies program and its scholars. Previously, Anna worked in communications and events management at the National Endowment for Democracy and before that at the Center for International Private Enterprise.

Anna graduated cum laude with a B.A. in communications and political science from the University of California, Los Angeles with Phi Beta Kappa honors, and received a Masters in Public Diplomacy from the University of Southern California.