Anna Hasselblad is Public Policy Manager at United Ways of California. Her role is primarily focused on education and health policy and advocacy, among other key issues. Anna has over 16 years of experience in the nonprofit sector.
Most recently, Ms. Hasselblad worked as the Director of Public Policy for the Steinberg Institute, where she focused on advancing sound public policy on issues of mental health and substance use disorder. Previously, she was the Deputy & Policy Director for California Coverage & Health Initiatives where she advocated on behalf of a statewide membership of community based organizations, ensuring affordable health coverage and access to care for underserved children and families. She has worked directly with children and families experiencing behavioral health crises in a variety of residential, educational, and community settings.
Ms. Hasselblad is based in Sacramento and has a bachelor's degree in Psychology from Pacific Lutheran University.