Ann is a member of the Sisters of St. Francis of the Neumann Communities. A native of Oswego, New York, Ann entered the Sisters of St. Francis of Syracuse in 1978. She holds a BA in Mathematics from the Catholic University of America and a Masters in the Teaching of Math from Villanova University. In 2004, Ann received an MA in Franciscan Studies from St. Bonaventure University.
Ann taught in schools in Washington, DC, New Jersey, and New York for 18 years before serving as her congregation’s formation minister. She also ministered at Franciscan Collaborative Ministries and the Franciscan Church of the Assumption, both in Syracuse, New York. She served as co-minister of FrancisCorps, a post-graduate volunteer program, for 10 years. Currently, Ann serves as Campus Minister for Faith Formation at Le Moyne College in Syracuse. She joined the pilgrimage staff in 2006 and enjoys sharing the Franciscan journey with pilgrims and co-workers.