Anna focuses on all levels of the venue production and logistics elements. Anna was born and raised in Louisville, KY. In high school, Anna was a competitive cheerleader and won a national championship. Some of Anna's passions include music and concerts, camping and hiking, traveling to new places, yoga and spending time with her dog, cat, and nieces and nephews. After earning her undergraduate degree from the University of Kentucky, she took an internship and eventually a full time position with the Kentucky Derby Festival as an Event Manager. For her 10 year career at the Derby Festival, Anna was charged with planning events that range from small beer festivals all the way up to Thunder Over Louisville, a massive firework and air show that attracts hundreds of thousands of people every year! Anna has excelled in her craft because of her attention to detail, high-level organization skills, and overall enthusiasm for events.