Ann has worked as a Case Manager for at risk children, youth and families in employment & training and specialized foster care programs in Pierce County for over 30 years. Ann worked for a local AIDS service organization as a community Health educator coordinating outreach activities to the faith community on prevention of HIV/AIDS. Ann coordinated “National Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS”, formerly known as “Black Church Week of Prayer for the Healing of AIDS”. Ann continues to work with the faith community on the prevention of HIV/AIDS through her own non-profit organization “Keepers of the Flame NW”.
Ann is currently working for African Americans Reach and Teach Health Ministry as IPA Outreach Coordinator for Pierce, Kitsap, and Thurston Counties. Ann has two IPA Outreach volunteers working with her to spread the word about “affordable Health Care”, Ms. Ameedah Hasan from “Roosevelt Heights COGIC” and Ms. Emily Reed from “Living Word Christian Church”.