Anna was born and raised in Bielsko-Biala, Poland, immigrating to Chicago at the age of 10. She attended Northern Illinois University, representing the Huskies as an NCAA Division I soccer student-athlete. She pursued her passion for clinical medicine early by working as an EMT, surgical technician, and medical assistant. She attended Nova SE COM for medical school where she completed a pre-doctoral teaching fellowship in osteopathic manual medicine. (Anna served as the president of the Student American Osteopathic Academy of Orthopedics and as a student research coordinator for BHMC Orthopedic Surgery Department.) Anna spends her free time enjoying the outdoors with her family and two dogs.