Ann has dedicated her career to helping organizations advance their sustainability and philanthropic objectives. For over 15 years, in programmatic, executive and consulting roles, she created and implemented innovative solutions that boost performance, while also providing community benefit. Most recently as Executive Director of the Equinox Center, a regional sustainability think tank in San Diego, Ann oversaw the organization’s research and policy agenda, produced the annual San Diego Regional Quality of Life Dashboard, and created a new network, Leaders 2020, to engage the region’s Millennials in advancing sustainability and quality of life in San Diego County. Prior to joining Equinox Center, Ann worked on international climate change policy and was a legislative aide on Capitol Hill.
Ann holds a BA from Tufts University, and a Masters degree from Yale University. A native of Maine and citizen of the world, when not traveling, Ann and her husband reside in San Diego, CA where they enjoy surfing, camping and hiking.