Anna Anderson is a Staff Attorney at the National Consumer Law Center, focusing primarily on student loan issues. Prior to her work at NCLC, she was a Supervising Attorney at Legal Assistance of Western New York (LawNY), where she oversaw the Consumer Protection Unit, helping eliminate more than $1,000,000 in debt for low-income New Yorkers. In addition to her student loan work, Anna is the co-founder of the National Coalition of Nursing Home Debt Advocates and works with lawyers across the country to help stop illegal and abusive debt collection practices in the nursing home industry. Anna began her public interest career in legal services as an AmeriCorps volunteer and Equal Justice Works Fellow. She is an alumna of Wells College and the University of Utah S.J. Quinney College of Law.