Anna is the Director of Business Development at Cytotheryx, Inc., a start-up biotechnology company headquartered in Rochester, MN. She is responsible for key account management, identification of new clients and collaborators, investor relations, brand development, contract negotiations, sales, marketing efforts and more. Anna works closely with clients to understand their product requirements, to develop value-added solutions and to establish Cytotheryx as the premier supplier of primary human hepatocytes.
Anna and her fiancé Willie live in Minneapolis, MN. She grew up in Litchfield, MN and attended Concordia College in Moorhead, MN for undergrad, and the University of St. Thomas for business school. Anna now serves on the National Alumni Board for Concordia, is a mentor for Concordia and St. Thomas undergraduate students, and stays active in serving needs throughout the community.
Before joining Cytotheryx, Anna worked in development at Children’s Minnesota. Through her role at the hospital, she witnessed the importance of providing resources to families with children with special needs. Anna is excited to bring her fundraising experience and passion for supporting kids and families to the work at The Shooting Star Foundation.
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