Anna Hayes

Anna Hayes

University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Academy Coach, Region VII

As Associate Director of Global Programs at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Kenan-Flagler Business School, Anna is responsible for exchange programs in Europe and all Global Immersion Electives for undergraduates. Additionally, she oversees team management, credit review and transfer, and diversity, equity, and inclusion. Prior to working at UNC, Anna worked at NC State University for 11 years. Anna is a member of NAFSA Trainer Corps and serves on the North Carolina Association of International Educators board.

Anna received her B.A. in Political Science from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Master's in International Studies from NC State. She is currently pursuing a doctoral degree in Educational Leadership, Policy, and Human Development focused on Higher Education at NC State, with a research focus on how study abroad shapes a sense of belonging for students of color.