What I’ve always seen is her perseverance through everything she’s had to encounter in her short life already . . . . We should all strive to be more like Anna.
— Brumfield Elementary School Principal Julie Gagnon
• Age: 10
• Home: Warrenton
• Family: Parents, Ashley and Darrin; sister, Reese, 13.
• Education: James G. Brumfield Elementary School, kindergarten to fifth grade; C. Hunter Ritchie Elementary, preschool.
• Hobbies: Crocheting, dancing (tap and ballet), riding horses, reading, bike riding, roller-skating, playing with friends, swimming and performing in school plays.