Annika is originally from Boston, Massachusetts. She graduated magna cum laude from Harvard College in 2015 with a degree in Social Studies and a minor in Global Health and Health Policy. She has worked in the fields of immigration law, food policy, and public health. During her 1L summer she interned with Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI) in Chicago, and interned with Chicago Volunteer Legal Services during her 2L summer. She is an RA for Intensive Trial Advocacy and Secretary of the Public Interest Law Forum. She intends to work in public interest law in Chicago after graduation. She used to work as an elevator operator at Fenway Park.