Growing up in Southern California, Annie spent time as a gymnast, ballerina, pole vaulter, and rock climber.  In 2010 she discovered the joy of aerial dance while attending trapeze class at Frequent Flyers Productions. She went on to become a member of their professional company and teaching faculty. Annie spent 2015/2016 traveling, and trained at Fly Circus Space in NoLa and Cirque School LA. She received her Master’s degree in Higher Education from Harvard University, where she took choreography classes from Liz Lerman and Peter Pucci. By day, Annie works at CU Boulder where she supports career development for frontline service employees and is a dedicated social justice advocate.