Anna Burk: Program Coordinator
Anna Burk joined the Powerful Youth team in 2017 as a Senior Leadership Coach for our first ever Junior Global Leadership Academy. In 2019, Anna returned to Powerful Youth as a Senior Leadership Coach for our first ever Global Leadership Academy in England. She has a lead facilitator for our custom leadership programs, and loves the challenge of helping to deliver new programs! Anna combines her background in communications and her years of experience working with children and youth as the Program Coordinator for our leadership programs year-round. Anna graduated from Simon Fraser University with a Bachelor of Communications and a minor in Development & Sustainability. After taking part in a 4-month social entrepreneurship training program while studying abroad in the Netherlands, Anna developed a passion for social entrepreneurship that has endured to this day. She moved to India to work for an organization teaching social entrepreneurship and leadership skills to college students from across India. An avid traveller, Anna loves to combine her passions for leadership, youth empowerment, and social entrepreneurship with meeting people from around the world in her work with Powerful Youth! She is now based in the Netherlands.