Anna Byon

Anna leads SEARAC’s education policy analysis, advocacy, community engagement, organizing, and coalition building efforts as the Education Policy Manager

Anna aspires to be a public servant committed wholly to educational equity and justice. Previously, they worked as a congressional staffer and also briefly served as a policy analyst  for District of Columbia Public Schools. In their research training, Anna specialized in coordinating policy, research, and community organizing to support youth-led systemic educational change as a research assistant for the Annenberg Institute for School Reform in Rhode Island.

Anna holds a Master of Arts in urban education policy and a Bachelor of Arts in education studies from Brown University. In their spare time, they enjoy cooking for other people.

pronouns: They/Them/Theirs