Ann earned her undergraduate degree from Harvard College. Prior to law school, she lived in Santiago, Chile for a year, and then worked at a non-profit in Minneapolis. She earned her Juris Doctorate from Hamline University School of Law in St. Paul, Minnesota. After law school, she worked as a Guardian ad Litem in child abuse and neglect cases in Minnesota. She gained an understanding of the inner operations of the court working as a judicial law clerk to a criminal division judge in St. Paul. She has spent the majority of her career as a lawyer working in juvenile and family law, advocating for clients in divorce, custody modification, child support, adoption, and third-party custody cases. She is a licensed attorney in South Dakota and Minnesota. Ann grew up in Sioux Falls and is happy to serve clients in the community with ERLS.