Annie Schmitz is an Associate at Nation Consulting, where she works on various projects and offers support to Nation staff. In addition to being an Associate at Nation Consulting, she serves as the Managing Director of the Wisconsin LGBT Chamber of Commerce, a client of Nation Consulting.
Annie is currently a graduate student at the Helen Bader Institute for Nonprofit Management at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, where she studies leadership effectiveness in nonprofit organizations through education, research, and service. Her previous experience working and volunteering in nonprofits includes time spent with Montana Public Radio, GirlForward Texas, and the LBJ Presidential Library and Museum. She has also served as a volunteer language tutor for Afghan refugees in the Austin Independent School District.
Annie graduated from the University of Texas at Austin with a degree in Government Honors and Persian Language. Annie lives with her husband in Milwaukee's Riverwest neighborhood.