Ann Bell has been a school media specialist for twenty years in Iowa, Montana, Oregon, and Guam and is currently an Adjunct Online Professional Development Instructor and Course Developer for the University of Wisconsin-Stout.
Ann received her B.A. degree from the University of Northern Iowa, a library media endorsement from the University of Montana, and a Master of Library and Information Studies from the University of Hawaii. She has completed postgraduate work at Drake University and the University of Northern Iowa.
In 2009, Ann published Exploring Web 2.0: Second Generation Interactive Tools. Prior to that, she published two educational technology books for Linworth Publishing, Inc. and nine novels for Heartsong Presents, and two novels for Barbour Publishing. Gale-Thorndike Press released this same series in a large print edition.
Mrs. Bell was selected to be included in the 2008 Contemporary Authors (volume 259) series by the Thomson Gale Publishers.