After 22 years as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist directing services in community-based recreation and summer camp facilities for individuals with disabilities and their families in Connecticut, Pennsylvania and New Hampshire, Ann returned to Temple University in 2004. She joined the Institute on Disabilities (in Pennsylvania's Initiative on Assistive Technology program) as assistant director and a teaching adjunct in the recreational therapy (RT) program. In 2021, she accepted a full-time faculty position with the RT program. She has also taught at West Chester University and the University of New Hampshire. In addition to her passion for teaching, she is also a long-time instructor and coach in various adapted sports and still teaches adapted skiing every weekend with the PA Center for Adapted Sports.
- MEd, Recreation and Leisure Studies, Temple University
- BS, Therapeutic Recreation, University of Southern Maine