Anna Paige is a poet and educator and co-founder of Billings Area Literary Arts, created from a desire to connect writers to one another and grow the literary community of Billings.
Anna performs spoken word poetry and strives for collaborative, multi-disciplinary approach to her art. Her past collaborations include a piece in the Billings' Fringe Festival and with Terpsichore Dance Company of Montana. Anna is a former Montana Slam Grand Champion and has been named Best Spoken Word Artist at the Magic City Music Awards multiple times. Anna was also a featured TEDx Billings speaker in 2016.
She joined the YPR staff as a community programmer co-hosting of Resounds: Arts And Culture On The High Plains alongside Corby Skinner in spring 2017.