After a career as an educator, Ann moved to the nonprofit world and was the founding executive director of Communities in Schools in High Point (CIS-HP). Under her leadership, CIS- HP changed the way the community supported at-risk students. After retiring, Ann continued to devote her time to serving on the board of Guilford Education Alliance, Say Yes Guilford and the High Point Community Foundation. Ann has a strong sense of community and is a true servant leader, committed to making sure all children have the promise of a bright future.