Annie Dean is the Cofounder and Co-CEO of Werk, the go-to destination for flexible work opportunities for ambitious women. Werk aims to fix the leadership pipeline where it is most broken: at or before opt out. Prior to founding Werk, Annie was a corporate attorney who represented institutional lenders on Wall Street in large-scale commercial real estate acquisitions. She’s also a passionate advocate for children with special needs. Annie lives in New York City with her husband and their two sons, Jack and Walt.