Anna Giannicchi, Academic Counselor

Anna Giannicchi is College & Community Fellowship’s newest Academic Counselor. Previously, Anna worked at College Initiative, a project of the Prisoner Reentry Institute’s Educational Initiative department. Prior to her participation at CI, Anna worked at John Jay College’s initiative “From Punishment to Public Health” (P2PH), a consortium of academic, policy, and direct service organizations joined together to reduce incarceration and enhance public health and safety in New York. Anna has worked with the Injection Drug User Health Alliance as well as the Petey Greene Program, where she tutored students ages 16-21 at Rikers Island. She has dedicated her career to serving nonprofit organizations with the mission of making higher education more accessible. Anna holds an MA in Forensic Psychology from John Jay College and is currently conducting research on wrongful convictions.