Anna is the founder of Classy Career Girl, named by Forbes as one of the top 35 most influential career sites of 2014. She helps millions of women design and launch their dream careers, businesses, and lives through her website, online courses and social media channels.
Anna has been invited to speak internationally to 800 women at The Global Leadership Forum in Curitiba, Brazil. She’s a winner of the Top 5 Blogs for Young Professionals by Levo League and one of the 15 Career Experts To Add To Your Twitter Feed Now by The Daily Muse. She’s also been featured on Fox 5 News, San Diego 6 News, ESPN 1700AM, Forbes, The Wall Street Journal, Yahoo Finance and People StyleWatch magazine. Anna was also nominated in 2016 as San Diego Magazine’s Woman of the Year and her podcast was named one of the top 23 career podcasts by CareerToolkit.com.
Prior to founding CCG in 2010, Anna worked for Booz Allen Hamilton where she spent 8 years managing a client delivery team and managed a $75M annual U.S. Navy budget. She also was a Certified Adjunct Instructor at Booz Allen Hamilton and a Professor of Management at DeVry University.
She received her MBA from University of California, San Diego and currently lives in San Diego with her husband, John, and their daughter, Mila.
John solves problems we didn’t know we had, in ways we can’t understand. John is the reason this website you are reading right now actually works. He’s the jack of all trades and the go-to man for making CCG’s online courses the best in the world.
Prior to joining his wife at CCG, he was the Operations Analyst and a Graduate Program Advisor at Point Loma Nazarene University.
He received his MBA from Point Loma Nazarene University and currently lives in San Diego with his wife, Anna, and their daughter, Mila.
We’ve had the pleasure of having Lor on our team since 2011. Wondering how CCG creates such beautiful images, graphics and PDF workbooks. Look no farther!
Lor helped us create Classy Career Girl. She is passionate and motivated to create a community of women who want to get ahead in their careers.
Lor is a remarkable graphic designer and extremely creative and hard working. Some of the best things about Lor are her attention to detail and high integrity (we could go on and on…) We couldn’t imagine CCG without her!
Lor has a Bachelor of Science in Information Technology from University of Southeastern Philippines and currently lives in Davao City, Philippines.
Natalie works with all the awesome companies you see Classy Career Girl partnering up with each month for giveaways and blog posts. She’s always on the hunt for new and exciting brands for CCG to work with!
She also works a great deal on the CCG Twitter and Instagram accounts creating images, scheduling posts, and engaging with YOU! Feel free to pop by and leave a comment saying “Hi!” Natalie loves talking with our followers and cheering them on!
In her free time, Natalie can be found drinking iced coffee and eating a cupcake while blogging and managing her own social media accounts.
Natalie received her Bachelor of Science in Advertising from the University of Florida. Go Gators!
Wondering who responds to your emails on guest inquiries and submissions? It’s Ivey! She’s incredible in editing, formatting and publishing all our guest articles. Ivey also helps moderate the CCG Network group on Facebook with Rachell.
She tries to help out in any way she can. She is very passionate about helping women reaching their goals and shattering gender norms.
Ivey likes writing poetry and collecting porcelain dolls. She also wants to teach English as a second language.
Ivey is a junior in creative writing at Point Loma Nazarene University in Southern California.
Aida manages the content creation for our website and social media. She works to increase viewers to the website and provide motivation and inspiration to professional women.
Aida received her BSBA in Business Management from Thomas Edison State University.
Are you part of any of our 3 amazing Facebook groups? Then you’ve probably met Rachell!
She manages all the Facebook groups as well as engage with our lovely CCG members so don’t be afraid to reach out to her!
She also loves animals, finds interest in green, natural beauty, and is currently learning Korean.
Rachell is an undergraduate student at the University of California, Riverside and aspires to be an entrepreneur in the future.
Elaine is always pinning, pinning, pinning! As the Pinterest intern at CCG she creates pin graphics and gets CCG onto all of those awesome Pinterest group boards. Whether it is home office spaces, recipes, or career tips, she loves finding tips from Pinterest.
She received her Bachelor of Science in Management from Purdue University. Her heart belongs to country music, the Chicago Blackhawks, and iced coffee.
Raven is our Pinterest Intern. She’s helping us get our older contents onto Pinterest and helping us find viral content for Facebook too.
Currently, she is a senior at Middle Tennessee State University majoring in Professional Studies with a concentration in Organizational Leadership. She has an associate’s degree in business from Columbia State Community College.
Fun Facts about Raven, she can’t live without coffee & target, she wants to visit all 50 states in her lifetime, and she was born & raised in a small town with only 2 red lights 50 miles outside of Nashville, TN.
Jennifer is Anna’s personal assistant, helps John on the back end with support issues and is our “Love Your Career Formula” Facebook page manager. She’s passionate about helping women find a career they truly love, whether it’s through employment or by being an entrepreneur.
A native San Diegan, Jennifer earned an Associates of Science in Child Development locally and then received a Bachelor of Science in Bible, Theology and Women’s Ministry from a tiny Bible college in Portland, Oregon, you’ve probably never heard of. After running a small non-profit preschool, she then worked in the IT industry — managing teams of IT engineers and coordinating IT projects. Though it sounds like a totally random career change, it was the perfect setting to grow Jenn’s passion and skill set for the organization and streamlining processes. She’s thrilled to have come full circle at Classy Career Girl — working with women, as well as helping to keep the back end of our operations running smoothly and efficiently.
Jennifer loves doing anything crafty, is the proud auntie of six amazing kiddos and furry mom to 3 rescue kitties, and doesn’t go anywhere without bringing something to read.