Ann attended the University of Oregon for two years, then graduated from Portland State University with a degree in Anthropology. She spent 20 years in the financial industry, retiring as Senior VP from Smith Barney. In addition to MAC, Ann is involved in a variety of volunteer efforts and boards in Portland and Sisters, Oregon, including the Sisters Graduate Resource Organization, which raises and distributes funds for continuing education to Sisters graduates. Ann's hobbies include travel, photography, hiking and the study of the Italian language. Her goals as a MAC member are to enhance the museum's visibility and to increase financial and in-kind contributions to the museum.