Ann holds a MS in Educational Media Design and Technology and spends most of her days focusing on integrating technology in independent schools from pre-K through 12th grades. Having worked in independent schools since 1999, Ann has had the privilege of working with teachers who have passion and autonomy in their subject areas. Ann works hard to meet teachers and administrators where they are in their interest and abilities with regards to using technology. She relishes working with others in innovative ways and thrives on making connections between people, information, and understanding. Ann is a lifelong learner and looks for ways to expand her horizons. She recently facilitated an online graduate course in Boston University’s Public Health Program. Ann currently serves as the technology integrator for a 1:1 laptop program at Cardigan Mountain School, a boarding school for grade 6 – 9 boys. She has also served in a similar capacity at the Fay School in Massachusetts. While at Fountain Valley School in Colorado, Ann served as the Director of Technology advancing their LMS system as well as increasing infrastructure, primarily in the area of Internet connectivity. While the Technology Coordinator at Quest Academy in Palatine, IL, Ann increased computer usage among faculty and students by 200% as well as moved the school to a single database solution for admissions, student information, business office, and development. In her last three schools Ann has been instrumental in creating a technology plan for each school. Ann is a firm believer that teamwork is always the best approach when trying to implement change.