Ana Negoescu focuses on upskilling solutions for the immigrant workforce and works closely with employers to promote immigrant inclusion at the worksite. She leads English at Work, the Forum’s industry-contextualized English-language learning program for frontline immigrant workers across the country.
Before joining the Forum in 2015, Ana led the citizenship and civic engagement program at the Central American Resource Center (CARECEN) and served in various regional and national immigration advocacy networks and coalitions. She authored curriculum and several reports on workplace ESOL, language access, citizenship and services for newcomer immigrant youth in the District of Columbia. She was honored with the Ejemplo a seguir award by Radio Romantica and Univision Washington for her leadership in the Washington, D.C., immigrant community.
Originally from Bucharest, Romania, she earned her master’s in Public Policy from American University and her TESOL Certification from Montgomery College.