Anne Dudro brings almost two decades of federal policy experience to the Commonwealth team. Anne's career has been focused on expanding and advancing strong policies and innovative solutions to complex problems. Before joining Commonwealth, Anne was a Senior Associate at HCM Strategists. She oversaw multiple client portfolios, acting as the primary point of contact for the philanthropic branches of Fortune 500 companies and multi-million-dollar portfolios focused on educational and healthcare issues in the United States.
Anne served as Chief of Staff for the Office of Elementary and Secondary Education, at the U.S. Department of Education, from 2006-2008. Before joining the Department, Anne served in two staff positions at the White House from February 2002 to February 2005. Working directly for the Deputy Chief of Staff for Policy, Anne assisted in coordinating and managing four policy councils and the presidential policy development process. Previously, Anne served in the Office of Speechwriting, where she worked with senior communications and policy advisors to ensure an accurate reflection of Administration policies. Anne started her career at the political consulting firm American Continental Group.