Anna M. Clark is a writer, speaker, advisor and strategist on sustainability, corporate social responsibility (CSR), integrated marketing communications and thought leadership. She specializes in storytelling for social impact.
Anna began her career as a management consultant with PwC and IBM. In 2005, she founded EarthPeople Media, a sustainability communication consultancy. In 2017, she joined Hill+Knowlton Strategies as a principal, providing senior counsel in corporate affairs, reputation management and CSR to industry leaders. Her clients and strategic partners have included Fortune 500s such as J.C. Penney, universities such as Southern Methodist University and Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart University in Dubai, and NGOs such as International Finance Corporation, the private sector arm of The World Bank.
A published author, Anna writes the Eco-Leadership column on Greenbiz.com and has contributed to The Guardian, Al Jazeera English, Huffington Post, The Christian Science Monitor and The Dallas Morning News. She is the co-founder of the Inclusive Economy Consortium and a fellow of the Hunt Institute for Engineering & Humanity at SMU. She is also a board director for the American Women’s Financial Education Foundation, and an advisor to The OpEd Project, Little Things Matter Foundation and Green Source DFW, which awarded her a Sustainable Leadership Award in 2016.
Anna holds a Master of Arts in Communication from Johns Hopkins University and a Bachelor of Arts in Government from the University of Texas at Austin. She lives with her family in one of the first residences in Dallas to earn a Platinum LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council.