Ann was born in Papakura, lived in Otau Valley and then Papakura. She has three adult sons (Tevita, Richard and Antony) and grandsons.
Ann travels regularly to the UK where her eldest son and family live.
She trained as a Kindergarten teacher, but is now retired
Ann attended Rosehill Presbyterian Church for many years and became an Elder there. She then transferred to First Church. Ann is currently the Prayer Team Elder.