Annie Wilner

Research Associate/Search Consultant

“I love working for Higher Talent. To me, the defining qualities of the firm are: sophistication in approach, team intelligence, and our role as collaborators and discerning, creative problem solvers to place excellent candidates.” 


M.S., Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism

B.A., UC Berkeley

Annie Wilner has more than 15 years of experience in proposal development, marketing/advertising, non-profits and journalism. Her background includes editing for Condé Nast in New York City and assisting Cal Performances’ public relations department on the UC Berkeley campus. Early in her career, she also worked as a legal assistant in the field of women’s health and faulty medical products.

She has a master’s degree from Columbia University Graduate School of Journalism and received a B.A. with high honors from the English literature department at UC Berkeley.