Anna Yu-Rank

Cause Marketing Manager


Anna Yu-Rank joined the Blue Star Families team at the start of 2021. She has a decade of experience in marketing and event management within various industries, including Veterans Affairs, non-profits, tech, healthcare, and media. Her career has provided her with unique opportunities to tell stories and inspire others through different mediums, including the written word, brand campaigns, and events.

Most recently, Anna spearheaded a “brand overhaul” where she refined voice and messaging, developed audience specific messaging, and created easy-to-use brand tactics that would encourage brand advocacy and enthusiasm. When it comes to content, Anna is always finding unique ways to tell a story that will capture an audience and create a lasting relationship. As an active-duty Navy spouse, she is passionate about supporting other military families and connecting with others through their shared experiences.

She graduated from the University of Florida with a degree in Recreation, Parks, and Tourism, and a specialization in Event Management. She’s married to LCDR Alex Yu-Rank, a mom to daughter Nora (4 months), and a goldendoodle named Bodhi (also referred to as ‘the first-born’). Anna is a middle child, baker, voracious reader, Sound of Music enthusiast, an old soul, and kid-at-heart.