Anthony served as professor of art and communications for 28 years. In the fall of 1992, Anthony was instrumental in the creation of the fine arts core curriculum for photography majors. She served as a new-student mentor since the program’s inception and has remained an active member of the Milligan Arts Council.
Anthony holds a bachelor’s degree from the University of Memphis and a master’s degree in the fine arts from East Tennessee State University. She has been a featured photographer in numerous photographic exhibitions, publications and art collections throughout the United States. Her most notable works include “Graceland,” a photo series, and “Migrant Workers of Unicoi County.”