Anna Schwinn is currently the Lead Engineer at Quality Bike Parts. Recognized for her bike engineering talents, Anna is equally known as a compulsive recruiter of women and men into all aspects of cycling. For the past five years, Anna has matched her passion for track, road and cross with her degree in mechanical engineering to the benefit of cyclists across genres. First designing for Zipp, Anna also worked with Whisky Parts Co, Foundry Cycles and Civia Cyles, before taking on the role of Lead Engineer at All-City Cycles. Designing frames, components and dropouts for the urban, track, road and cross.
Anna is a natural born leader and innovator and is poised to revolutionize what "women’s specific” means in terms of product development in cycling. Beyond the nuts and bolts of engineering, Anna has been a voice for women at QBP, providing visionary leadership to her fellow woman coworkers and encouraging the active recruitment and inclusion of women within the company. Founder of Project Vivian, Anna leads a group of diverse individuals to cultivate and improve the landscape for women within cycling. Described by her coworkers, "Anna is the kind of person people gravitate toward and listen to, and she uses that to do good.”