Ann returned to Eastern Oregon in 1999 to enjoy the area’s natural beauty, recreational opportunities and rewarding lifestyle in the unspoiled and friendly community of Baker City. Ann has served in many professional and volunteer roles that have involved advancing Baker County’s economy and quality of life. She has worked in financial management, non-profit management, art administration, economic development and as Baker City’s Historic District Main Street Manager. She currently serves on the board of Crossroads Carnegie Art Center and Baker City Farmers Market and is a member of Baker City’s Historic District Design Review Commission. Ann is also an avid gardener and an artist.