Anna Smith

Anna Smith


How did you first learn about and begin working with The Avery Center?

I'd known Megan personally for several years, and began working with The Avery Center in February 2020.


What do you think sets The Avery Center apart from other organizations in this sector?

Our Job Training Program is one of kind, the model that Megan has created is dynamite.


What's your favorite part/the most fulfilling part of your role?

The relationships with the team, and doing something good within the world through our work.


What do you enjoy doing when you're not at The Avery Center?

Trail running, playing with my daughter and cooking


Who is someone you admire, and why?

Brene Brown, she is just a badass - I love her authentic nature and commitment to social justice.


Do you have any skills or talents that most people don’t know about?

I almost went to culinary school - I can make great cheesecake.


What advice would you give someone who wants to join the Avery team of superstars?

You are already a superstar - believe in yourself!


What you're listening to now:

The Liturgists Podcast


TV show you're hooked on:

Bless This Mess

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