Anna Consani joined the Springboard team after relocating to Washington, DC from the San Francisco Bay Area in 2014. As Director of Community and Partnerships, Anna incorporates online tools and in-person networking to build strong business collaborations and enhance visibility of Springboard portfolio companies and the women who lead them. Anna also manages the Springboard Dolphin Tank program, a “friendly-feedback” pitch session for entrepreneurs which take place across the country and around the world. She is lead on Springboard’s involvement at SXSW in Austin each March as well as with Sprockit, an initiative by the National Association of Broadcasters to highlight the top 30 emerging media startups. Prior to Springboard, Anna worked for Members of Congress in both Washington, DC and California district offices. She holds a B.A in Political Science/International Affairs and minor in Sociology from California State Polytechnic University, San Luis Obispo.
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