Born at Fort Gordon in Augusta, Ga., she graduated from Moorestown High School. At Princeton, she studied public affairs at Woody Woo and was a member of Cloister Club and the Pro-Choice Coalition. She earned a master’s degree in public policy from the Harvard Kennedy School in 1993, and a Ph.D. in medical sociology and demography from the University of Pennsylvania in 2000. Co-author of The Changing Face of Medicine: Women Doctors and the Evolution of Health Care in America (2008), she was an adjunct sociology professor at Temple University, Kutztown University, Albright College, and Alvernia University.
In 2000, she and her family moved to Wyomissing, Pa. She was dedicated to supporting her two daughters in their educational and athletic pursuits. In addition, she was an ardent activist for social justice and passionate about the outdoors.
Ann lived a life defined by family, friendship, and thoughtfulness imbued with unique intensity and humor. The daughter of Matthew Boulis and the late Renie Boulis, Ann is survived by her husband of 23 years, Constantine Harris; her daughters Sophia and Renie Harris; and her brother Nicholas Boulis.