Anna Haigh Berry manages the digital outreach initiatives of the Society for the Protection of New Hampshire Forests. With experience in nonprofit communications, educational programs, and fundraising, she joined the Forest Society in early 2020. She previously served as editor of the New Hampshire Bar News and as executive director of the World Affairs Council of New Hampshire, a Manchester nonprofit fostering learning, discussion and citizen involvement in world affairs. Anna also managed communications for the Cape Cod Fisherman’s Alliance in Chatham, Massachusetts, working to create solutions for a balanced ecosystem and profitable fishing communities. She is a graduate of the University of Pennsylvania and began her career in journalism. She continues to write and edit and has contributed to publications including Nonprofit Quarterly, U.S. News & World Report, the Keene Sentinel, and the Fairbanks Daily Newsminer.
Anna grew up in the woods of Alaska, where she cross-country skied at 40 below, dip-netted for king salmon, and always hiked with an ear out for grizzly bears. She is now a proud Manchester resident and serves on the boards of Noah’s Ark Childcare Center and the Granite State News Collaborative.