As Development Officer at Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, Ana develops special initiatives to advance the Museum’s mission. She helps translate exhibition and membership materials for Spanish-speaking guests and coordinates programs to serve diverse audiences. Ana graduated with honors from the University of Arkansas and is a first-generation college student. She was born in Guadalajara, Jalisco, Mexico, one of eight children, and faced many obstacles in pursuit of higher education. Ana was recognized for her commitment to social justice and nonprofit management in 2013 with the Cardinal Bernardin Young Leader Award.