Ann Smith

President & Founder


Fierce, loyal and driven, Ann is a small-town girl hustling to bring her big-city dreams to life.  A true believer in the ties that bind, she is known for building and keeping relationships that count. Her entrepreneurial spirit fuels a passion for the now, and an undeniable charge for what’s next.

Person you admire, and why:
Dolly Parton, for proving that with hard work, heart and personal conviction, small town country girls can truly change the world.

Go-to news sources:
New York Times, Washington Post

Alma mater:
University of Oregon - Go Ducks!

Causes you care about, and related organizations you support:
Girls’ empowerment (Girls Inc. of the Pacific Northwest), humanitarianism (Together Rising), the arts (Hollywood Theatre), outdoor education (Opal Creek Ancient Forest)

“Why not go out on a limb? That’s where the fruit is.”

Mark Twain