Anna Burress

Anna Burress
Manager, Middle East Affairs

Anna Burress is the Manager for Middle East Affairs at the U.S. Chamber of Commerce. In this role, she is responsible for managing communications and events, and assists with developing and executing the policy and programmatic agendas for the U.S.-Egypt Business Council and the U.S.-Iraq Business Initiative. Burress joined the U.S. Chamber in 2015, working first for the U.S. Chamber’s International Affairs division before moving to the Middle East Affairs team. 

Burress earned her B.A. in International Studies with a concentration in Peace & Conflict Studies from Washington College in Chestertown, MD and currently resides in Washington, DC. 

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U.S.-Iraq Business Council Hosts Executive Roundtable with H.E. Mustafa Al-Kadhimi, Prime Minister of Iraq

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Celebrating 40 Years of Advancing the U.S.-Egypt Relationship

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