Annie Hollister (she/her) joined the American Guild of Musical Artists as Eastern Counsel in March 2022. The proud daughter of an IATSE member, Hollister was born and raised in New York City and, in a previous life, trained as a classical singer.
She comes to AGMA from the Honors Program at the United States Department of Labor (DOL), where she was involved in drafting and litigating regulations for the protection and empowerment of American workers. Prior to joining DOL, she clerked for the Hon. Marsha S. Berzon on the United States Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.
“I am thrilled that Annie has joined our team of negotiators at AGMA," said National Executive Director Sam Wheeler. "Annie is an exceptional attorney who has distinguished herself through her intellect, achievements, and bedrock dedication to unions and workers. AGMA is committed to providing our members with the highest standards of service and representation. Adding Annie to our tremendous staff as Eastern Counsel is in keeping with that commitment and the best decision we could have made."
Hollister graduated magna cum laude from Harvard Law School, where she was Developments in the Law Chair of the Harvard Law Review. While in law school, Hollister was an active organizer with the Harvard Graduate Students Union-UAW and spent a summer at the union-side labor law firm Altshuler Berzon.