As a native Oregonian, Ann Stone has spent nearly a decade working with Oregon youth and families. Her educational background includes degrees in Psychology and Criminal Justice from Indiana University, and History from the University of Oregon. Since graduating, Ms. Stone has primarily worked with at-risk youth, behavioral youth, as well as youth placed in therapeutic foster care or residential programs. In this work, she has partnered with diverse populations of families and guardians, as well as an extensive range of state, community, and health care agencies. Her career has given her the privilege to work in several different non-profit agencies, on both a local and state-wide level.