Ann has over 18 years of experience in technology, business, non-profits and sports, including their areas of intersection. Passionate about people and problem-solving, Ann empowers her team to solve problems, operate efficiently and effectively, and deliver remarkable interactive experiences.
Ann blends her background in entrepreneurship and software development with experience in sports broadcasting and public speaking to offer a dynamic leadership style focused on finding the unique potential in not only each team member, but each client project. Her approach combines fact-finding, logic and discipline with enthusiasm for dreaming big and discovering new technologies and methods, and celebrating the results.
A former collegiate and professional track and field athlete (and the 2004 Olympic Trials Champion in the 3000m Steeplechase), Ann now serves on the USA Bobsled and Skeleton Board as well as the board for the Women’s Intersport Network of Kansas City (WIN for KC). Prior to joining DI, she was the Chief Technology Officer of a nationwide real estate company.