Ann joined PayneWest in 1989. Previously she worked for another insurance agency as the commercial operations manager and, prior to this, as a controller for a local fruit-packing warehouse and an accountant at a regional accounting firm. Her education includes multiple accounting courses, technology PCI network training, Washington insurance producer license for Life/Disability and Property/Casualty and an ACSR designation from the Independent Insurance Agents.Ann currently is the president of Yakima Southwest Rotary, treasurer for the First Tee of Yakima, secretary of the Lake Aspen Office Park association and committee chair for Wellness House. Previously she has served on the local allocations committee for United Way, a pillar member of UGN, volunteered for Junior Achievement, Yakima Chamber of Commerce, past chair of the business expo and the past chair of the Leadership Yakima committees. Ann has also been the president of the local Insurance Agents & Brokers of Yakima County. She primarily grew up in the Yakima Valley and now lives in Selah, Washington, with her husband. She has two adult children who live in Phoenix and Seattle.