Ann Lynn was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland

She attended Maryland School for the Deaf and graduated from Gallaudet University with a B.A. degree in English (Secondary Education).

For a decade, she has taught English to students ranging from middle school graders to college students. Ann Lynn currently works as an ASL teacher at a local public high school.

She is married to Pastor James and together, they work as part of a pastoral team for Hands of Grace Deaf Church in San Jose, CA.

They have three daughters, two dogs and reside in the Greater San Francisco Bay Area, CA.