Anna K. MacDonald

Research Project Manager

Anna MacDonald joined the Center for Child and Family Policy in March 2020 as the development director for Family Connects International (FCI). She brings nearly a decade of experience resourcing nonprofits to support the health and well-being of people and communities. MacDonald enjoys working collaboratively with diverse partners to advance programs like FCI that demonstrate equitable, systemic outcomes.

A Durham native, MacDonald previously worked for organizations that support basic social safety-net services, child mental health, and sustainable food and farming systems.

MacDonald holds a B.A. in journalism and mass communication and an MSW from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, in addition to a Masters of Divinity from Duke University.