Anna grew up in Charlottesville, Virginia. She graduated from the College of Charleston in 2014 with a degree in Historic Preservation and Community Planning. She was awarded the Lindstedt Memorial Scholarship for her academic achievements by the Department of Art History and the Historic Preservation program.
While attending the College of Charleston, Anna interned for Cummings and McCrady Architects, where she furthered her skills in computer design programs such as CAD and SketchUp. In the summer of 2013, she interned for the Thomas Jefferson Foundation, where she worked on the plantation grounds of Monticello.
During her free time, Anna loves to run and paddle board.