Anna Hayes Levin was appointed to the City Planning Commission in August 2009 by Manhattan Borough President Scott M. Stringer. Ms. Levin was a member of Manhattan Community Board No. 4 and chair of its Clinton/Hell’s Kitchen Land Use Committee from April 2001 to March 2009. As a CB4 member, she also served on the Hudson Yards Community Advisory Committee, the Javits Community Advisory Committee, the Moynihan Station Community Advisory Committee and the board of the Clinton Seed Fund and was an alternate director of the Hudson Yards Development Corporation.
She is a trustee of Reed College in Portland, Oregon, and previously served as Chair of the Board of Trustees of Marymount Manhattan College. From 1993 to 1999 Ms. Levin was Vice President, Legal Affairs and General Counsel of LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Inc., responsible for the legal affairs of the U.S.-based operating companies in the LVMH Group. Prior to that, she was a partner in the New York law firm Battle Fowler (now Paul Hastings). Ms. Levin has a B.A. degree from Yale College and a J.D. degree from New York University School of Law.