Ann is also Director of Gutterking Ltd which is a family owned group of Builders Merchants across Lancashire.
In addition, Ann is a Director of TiE (The Indus Entrepreneur) a mentoring and networking group for new businesses and aspiring entrepreneurs based in Manchester.
Ann also fills a number of other roles: she is the Deputy Lieutenant of Lancashire; a Governor of Queen Elizabeth’s Grammar School, Blackburn which is now a Free School; the Chairman of Blackburn Cathedral Board of Trustees; and a Member of the Creative Lancashire Board.
She has previously held the prestigious role of High Sheriff of Lancashire from 2013 – 2014.
In addition to her busy working life, Ann also does a great deal of charity work, she is:
In her spare time Ann is interested in property and art. She is married with two sons that work in the family business and has four grandchildren.
Register of interests (PDF 207 KB)