Annalisa holds an MS in Urban Administration from Trinity University and has over fifteen years experience working with non-profit and
governmental organizations in a variety of capacities, including as a City Council aide, grants administrator with the City of San Antonio’s Office of Cultural Affairs, Executive Director of Youth Orchestras of San Antonio, and Director of Development for the Carver Community Cultural Center.
She has been instrumental in organizing citizens’ campaigns in her hometown of San Antonio, including Aquifer Guardians in Urban Areas (AGUA), the Salado Nature Trail Project, and Smart Growth San Antonio, serving, as well, on the steering committee of the Bexar Land Trust, and on numerous governmental boards and ad-hoc committees, including the City of San Antonio’s Open Space Advisory Board, the Water Quality Task Force that drafted San Antonio’s water quality rules, and as Community Co-Chair of the Kelly AFB Restoration Advisory board.
Ms. Peace currently serves on the board of imagineSanAntonio! and as water chair on the board of The League of Women Voters of the San Antonio Area.She is a member of the American Planners Association, the Association of Professional Fundraisers.