Anna Lawrence comes to Wheelhouse with over 18 years of
experience with nonprofits and government agencies. Prior to
coming to UC Davis, Anna was an Assistant Program Director for
AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps. There, she did
outreach and developed service-learning projects in four states
and supported leadership development programming for 18-24 year
olds. She has worked in event production, foster care, youth
mentoring, education, grantmaking, and was an AmeriCorps
volunteer, as well. Anna obtained her M.A. in social service
administration from the University of Chicago, B.A. in sociology
from University of California San Diego.
Housed at the
UC Davis School of Education, Wheelhouse supports and
cultivates current and future community college leaders
through professional development and research.
Wheelhouse convened its first annual cohort of
21 sitting and aspiring community college presidents and
chancellors in 2017, bringing them to UC Davis for multiple
institutes during the year featuring intensive professional
learning and peer support.