Ana Hara is a Technical Officer working in the Crustacea and Worm’s Section at the Western Australian Museum (WAM). Ana completed a Master’s degree at the University of Western Australia in 2008, investigating New Zealand fur seal ecology. Her undergraduate degree in biology was completed in her homeland at the University of São Paulo, in Brazil.

Ana is currently responsible for the care and maintenance of the Crustacea and Worms collections at the WAM. She also supports collection based research and outreach, and is a keen participant in the field opportunities provided by the Aquatic Zoology Department, exploring and describing the marine biodiversity of Western Australia.