Anna Borella


Anna Borella




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SVC Selected


Anna is an English teacher at a vocational school in the Italian part of Switzerland. Anna was born in the USA and moved to Switzerland when she was 9. She got her graduate degree at the University of Fribourg in the French part of Switzerland in English language and literature, focusing her studies on social justice in American Literature. Education has always been Anna’s passion, she has been volunteering as a teacher and has been a tutor since high school. It has always been clear that teaching was the right choice for her. Anna’s passion for education lead her to co-found ACT which aims to provide sexual education to young adults through social media. When she isn’t grading tests and preparing her next class, Anna enjoys reading, midmorning cappuccinos and spending time with her beagle Stevie.¬†