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Anna is the Operations Manager at the Legatum Center which promotes for-profit entrepreneurship in low-income countries. She served as an Environmental Volunteer in Togo, West Africa from 2004-2006. Prior to her service with Peace Corps, Anna co-founded a candle manufacturing and retail company in Denver, Colorado. Anna also leads the Speakers Bureau for the Boston Area Returned Peace Corps Volunteers (BARPCV), which connects returned volunteers with schools and organizations who wish to learn about other cultures and the Peace Corps experience. Since returning to the States, she has also had the opportunity to share her experiences in West Africa through schools and with the Girl Scouts of America. Anna also participates on Team Mehalak, whose activities center around raising awareness and support for cystic fibrosis research.