Ann is a native of St. Paul, Minnesota, where she taught physical and special education. She continues to be an instructor in a variety of outdoor and wilderness activities, including Wilderness Inquiry, an organization that helps disabled and able-bodied individuals enjoy wilderness experiences throughout the year. In 1989 she participated in the "Ski for Peace" delegation to the Soviet Union. She is currently writing a book about her experiences on her expedition to the North Pole.
Ann is presently planning an all-woman expedition to the Canadian Arctic for 1991. Ms. Bancroft's address begins at 7:00, preceded by a reception at 5:30 and dinner at 6:00. Please fill out the dinner reservation in this Fortnightly.