Anastasia joined Youth Leadership Institute in 2016. As the San Francisco Program Manager, Anastasia manages San Francisco’s health equity and youth philanthropy work. Prior to joining YLI, Anastasia served as a policy advisor for an initiative to more accurately measure health inequities across demographics and neighborhoods, and partnered with Seattle high schools to develop and implement sexual violence prevention efforts. Anastasia has been a youth organizer, policy analyst, and has worked directly with youth and caregivers in the foster care system.
Outside of work, Anastasia serves on the New Leaders Council Board of Directors. She holds an MSW in Administration and Public Policy, and an MPH in Community Oriented Public Health Practice.