Anne Basham

Ascend Consulting

Anne Basham is the CEO of Ascend Consulting, a grant and government relations firm based in Washington, D.C. She is also the Chair of the international Parliamentary Task Force on Human Trafficking for PISF where she leads a consortium of Members of Parliaments, lived-experience experts, and government leaders from around the world with the shared mission of combatting human trafficking globally. Previously, Ms. Basham was the Senior Advisor for the Department of Justice Office for Victims of Crime, the largest federal funder of domestic anti-trafficking efforts. Before serving at the Department of Justice, Ms. Basham was a human rights advocate where she led bipartisan public policy efforts on various human rights issues by working with members of the U.S. Congress, executive branch and international Members of Parliament. Initially, she began her career in the United States Senate.



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