Anna Shermeyer

Anna joined Northern Virginia Family Service in January 2018 and transitioned into the role of Director of Grants Administration in May 2022. Anna is responsible for oversight and management of the agency’s government grants and contracts, serving as a compliance resource to administrative leadership to assess, elevate, and manage agency workflows pertaining to grants administration. Prior to assuming this role, Anna authored and guided the development of grant proposals for private, local, state, and federal grant opportunities in collaboration with NVFS program, finance, and leadership teams.

Before relocating to Northern Virginia, Anna worked at Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia where she supported strategic initiatives, developed new academic programs, and managed academic enrichment programs. She earned both her Bachelor of Science degree in Chemistry and Master of Business Administration from Widener University. Anna is the current Chair of the Widener-PMC Alumni Council.

In her spare time, you can find Anna spending time with her family, reading, hiking, baking pies, and/or watching the Phillies.