Anne grew up in Middleton, Idaho and moved to Moscow in 2011 to attend the University of Idaho. She graduated in 2016 with a B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies with emphases on technical writing and organizational science. Anne now works for her alma mater utilizing digital technology to help students, faculty, and staff with fundraising and operates her own small graphic design business. Before being elected to a two-year seat on the City Council in November 2017, Anne served on the Fair and Affordable Housing Commission.
Councilmember Zabala is the current Council Liaison for the following Commissions: Fair & Affordable Housing Commission, Planning & Zoning Commission, SMART Board.