Ann was born in Chicago and moved to San Jose when she was 12. Growing up, She enjoyed reading adventure books, shopping with her friends, bike riding and playing softball.
She went to San Jose State (B.A., Business Administration) and UC-Berkeley (M.A., Education). She taught high school before coming to Fusion, but never in a one-to-one environment. When she saw Fusion’s ad on social media, she knew she wanted to be a teacher at Fusion.
Today, her favorite pastimes include crafts (such as making Japanese thread balls and iris folding), visiting the ocean, and exploring metaphysics.
And, she enjoys reading anything that describes ways in which people are becoming more respectful and accepting.