Meeting of the Minds Speaker
Executive Advisor, Economic Innovation, Office of the Mayor
City of Stockton, CA
Ann combines entrepreneurial and global partnerships experience to help define business strategy and new services for early-stage companies.
Currently leading a workforce and economic innovation portfolio for the Mayor’s Office in Stockton.
Her work in emerging markets has spanned sectors, including education, healthcare, clean energy, and digital identity. Ann has co-founded two companies, one in renewables, and one in 3D printing. Most recently, she served on the Government of Estonia’s e-Residency Advisory Group to advance digital entrepreneurship. Prior to that, she led the team responsible for global strategy and community development at Singularity University in Silicon Valley. Ann earned a BA from McGill University in International Development and English Literature.