Senior Communications Associate
Anna Schneider designs and executes statewide communication strategies that bring schools, communities, and policymakers together to improve Illinois’ public education system. Prior to joining Advance Illinois, she led the marketing and communications efforts at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Illinois to increase awareness and support to serve over 1,200 disadvantaged youth across 10 Club locations. For the past five years, she has been dedicated to strengthening partnerships between Springfield Public Schools and quality after school programs. Anna was raised in Quincy, Illinois and graduated with honors from the University of Illinois at Springfield. She has one daughter who attends a public school in Springfield.