Before starting work at AAPI Civic Engagement Fund, Annia was a research analyst with the Community Center for Education Results, where she supported measurement and research efforts for Washington State South King County K-12 school districts, community organizations, families, and staff. She is passionate about the intersections of data methods and narratives as an organizing tool in service to communities of color at the frontlines of social movements within and outside dominant political and civic engagement systems.

Annia has a Master’s in Public Policy from UCLA Luskin School of Public Affairs and a Bachelors in Ethnic Studies from the University of Washington.