Anne Rittgers

Anne Rittgers
Executive Assistant

Anne grew up in Nevis, a small town in northern Minnesota, and received a BA in Economics with a minor in Environmental Studies from the University of Minnesota Duluth in 2011. She is excited to be working with CCHRC to document the history of the organization as a part of her project for a MA in Arctic and Northern Studies at the University of Alaska Fairbanks. Before becoming a grad student she was the program coordinator for GeoFORCE Alaska, a geoscience education outreach program for high school students from rural Alaska. As a grad student, she has focused on Alaska history, politics, economics, and Arctic policy, and also completed an internship with the U.S. Department of State at U.S. Embassy Rome.