Anthony holds a joint PhD in Social Anthropology and Middle Eastern Studies from Harvard University. His PhD research was on miracle narratives among Coptic Christians in Egypt. Anthony also holds an MA in Latin American Studies from the University of Arizona where he conducted anthropological and historical research on the neo-Zapatista social movement in Mexico. He taught courses in Anthropology & Religious Studies before leaving academia to serve as a priest in the Coptic Church. For the last several years he has worked as a CX Researcher at REI and UX Researcher with AnswerLab where he conducted research for Instagram and Facebook. Anthony is currently a Senior UX Researcher at HubSpot where he leads research for the artificial intelligence (AI) teams.