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. At Notre Dame she serves as the Co-Chair of the Galilee Program and Vice President of the Public Interest Law Forum. During her 1L summer she interned with Business and Professional People for the Public Interest (BPI) in Chicago. She intends to work in public interest law after graduation. She used to work as an elevator operator at Fenway Park.