Ann has worked in the field of education for over 20 years. In the classroom, the majority of her experience has been as an elementary educator in mostly private schools in Montana and California. Outside the classroom, Ann has worked as a tennis coach, art teacher, parks and recreation leader and camp counselor. She has also traveled the globe as a traveling tutor, developing and teaching individualized place-based curriculum for small groups of students. In addition, she has worked as a curriculum specialist for Age of Learning, an online education company creating educational experiences for elementary age children. Ann holds a B.S. in Education from the University of Wisconsin-Madison, as well as a Masters of Spiritual Psychology from the University of Santa Monica. Ann enjoys connecting with students in joyful and supportive ways, while guiding them towards discovering their gifts and strengths. She weaves her many passions into her teaching, including art, music, movement, storytelling and the natural world.