Anna joined Ashoka UK in 2016. She graduated from Trinity College Dublin in 2007 and spent the following two years in Ecuador, learning and working alongside the Achuar tribe in the Ecuadorian Amazon. On returning to the UK, Anna joined the Teach First programme and taught for 6 years in Croydon, Lambeth and Rome. Fascinated by the range of learning styles she had encountered, she undertook a MSc in Social Anthropology with Learning and Cognition at the London School of Economics. She now works for Ashoka UK part-time while setting up an education programme on her partner's farm in Norfolk. She is passionate about connecting all children with positive experiences of nature, farming and the outdoors.