Ann first discovered her love of editing in a VHS tape editing suite in a Perth high school.
After completing studies at Macquarie University (Bachelor of Media) and AFTRS (Master of Film Editing), she worked in Sydney, London and New York City across a diverse range of formats including feature film, broadcast television, documentary, commercial and corporate. She has worked with directors such as Tarsem, Scott Lyon and WIZ, agencies such as @radical media, DDB, Hogarth, imagination and saatchis, and TV production companies such as Beyond, Fremantle, ITV, SBS and ABC.
She has been the recipient of an Australian Screen Editors Guild Award, a Best Editing award at the Montana Hatchfest, and her work has screened at film festivals such as Palm Springs (USA), Raindance (UK), Outfest (USA) and Flickerfest (AUS)
Among other talents, she has also Post-Produced several feature films as well as an award-winning 7-part web series, and is an established arts critic and writer in Sydney. Whatever the job, client or genre, she remains true to the guiding principal that story is key to communication.