Anne Brown - Coach and Program Coordinator
Anne manages relationships with Running School coaching staff, schools, grantors and sponsors, as well as serving as a high-energy coach at Running School events. Anne previously worked as Business Manager for Sierra Montessori, a start-up public charter school in Auburn, California. Anne is in her fourth year as Business Manager for Sierra Preschool, a non-profit parent co-op preschool in Auburn. She served as the pre-school board President, and was the Sacramento Regional Council President for the California Council of Parent Participation Nursery Schools. Prior to moving to the foothills, Anne worked in the Bay Area for 15 years as an international property underwriter in the insurance and reinsurance industry. She received a B.A. in French with a Business Minor from the University of Richmond, Virginia.
Anne hails from an athletic family. Her father Tom Shively was the starting quarterback at Arizona State University from 1954-1956 and her brother played Division I basketball at Central Connecticut State College and BYU. While growing up in Connecticut, Anne played varsity field hockey, basketball and tennis. Today, Anne competes on several Sacramento Area Tennis Association and U.S. Tennis Association teams representing the Auburn Racquet & Fitness Club, and is an avid skier and outdoor enthusiast. Anne lives in Auburn and is married to Greg. They have two children, Hannah and Claire.