Ann received her MFA in Acting from the University of California at Irvine and her undergraduate degree in Theatre from Louisiana State University. She has been a working actor since the early 1990s, her first major acting role was as a contract player on Guiding Light. She has been on camera in dozens of television commercials and also works as a voice-over artist. Other acting roles include Magic Mike XXL, A&E’s Roots, Steven Soderbergh’s Schizopolis, and numerous television shows. Ann has been teaching MMC’s Acting for the Camera and Audition Technique classes since 2005. She also currently works at The Growing Studio, teaches her own studio acting classes, and privately coaches actors for auditions.