Annie graduated with an Aerospace Engineering degree from Virginia Tech. After graduation, she served 4 years in the Air Force supporting a secure DoD satellite constellation as the Software Subsystem Expert. In 2005 she left the Air Force and spent several years working in the commercial and military avionics industry as a project manager for software development efforts. Annie spent the last 8 years working for Amway, a global multi-billion dollar direct sell company. While at Amway, Annie led a multi-year effort to design and *successfully* deploy a new product development system. During this effort, Annie used her expertise in Design Thinking to develop an innovative change management strategy that was critical to the transformation.
Annie is passionate about sharing her passion of Design Thinking, Change Management and workshop facilitation with eager learners. She also believes in partnering with businesses to deliver customized training and facilitation solutions that will have a lasting impact on the participants.