Ann is a retired French teacher who remains active in several French-related organizations. Ann is a long-time member of the AFKC and has served on the board as secretary, vice president and president. At present she serves as the alternate commissioner of France on the Ethnic Enrichment Commission and is chair of the Kansas City Sister City in France committee. Ann was president of the American Association of Teachers of French from 2010 to 2012. She lives in Independence and is an avid traveler.