- Wichita, Kansas, USA
Anne is the President and CEO of Kansas Global Trade Services (KGTS). Anne is a seasoned strategist and project manager with fifteen years of experience in entrepreneurship and economic development, having worked previously as a Director at the Kansas Center for Entrepreneurship, where she excelled in training and program development, focusing on building entrepreneurship capacity in rural and underserved communities and expanding programs for youth, rural, women, and minority-led businesses. The Youth Entrepreneurship Challenge Series she founded now serves more than 1,000 students a year. Most recently, she led Kansas Global’s market research department, serving as Associate Vice President. She graduated from Fort Hays State University with a master’s degree in English literature and a B.A. in history from Wichita State University. A native Kansan, Anne enjoys hiking, the arts, and travel.