Ann Wicks joined NEFA in January 2008 as communications manager and was promoted to communications director in September 2018. Prior to joining NEFA, Ann worked in development and communications at the Robert F. Kennedy Children’s Action Corps, a Massachusetts child services organization. A former dancer, Ann spent several years with Collage Dance Ensemble, a Boston-based company using Eastern European traditional dance fused with modern Western techniques. She is a member of the board of Friends of Tobin School, the only accredited public district Montessori school in the nation. Ann holds a BA in Archaeological Studies from Boston University. Originally from Ossipee, NH, she currently resides in Cambridge, MA, with her family.