Anika Dieguez joined the National Press Foundation in November 2020 as Director of Operations. She manages the foundation’s finances, operational budget, and human resources. Anika oversees the logistical execution of the NPF’s Annual Awards Dinner, assists with development initiatives and is responsible for the foundation’s project management.

Prior to NPF, Anika has had proven success in different capabilities within the nonprofit, fundraising and education industries, where she has demonstrated comprehensive management of projects and events. Anika previously worked at The George Washington University and The Anti-Defamation League.

She has an MBA from The George Washington University and a bachelor’s degree in International Studies from Virginia Tech.