Rebekah Anthony recently joined The K12 Search Group as the Research and Database Manager after spending more than five years at IDEA Public Schools. During her time at IDEA, Rebekah served as the Director of Advancement and was responsible for raising more than $20 million in private philanthropy during a period of high growth in the Austin, TX region. These efforts have allowed thousands of additional students to access a high-quality, college-preparatory, public education. Before joining IDEA, Rebekah worked in Washington, DC as a political fundraiser at The Angerholzer Team, a fundraising and political consulting firm for candidates for the U.S. House of Representatives, liaising with 15 incumbent members of Congress throughout the country. Rebekah graduated from Wittenberg University with a BA in Political Science and French. She currently lives in Austin with her husband and young son.