Ann Sharpe is VP of Sales and Education for Aveda Atlantic, a wholesale distributor for Estee Lauders luxury spa brand ‘Aveda’ in Atlantic Canada. Ann has 20 years’ experience leading all functional departments including day to day operations (internal and external) as well as plans and directs all aspects of the divisions marketing initiatives, and business development sales objectives. An active member of the community, Ann is co-founder of 100 Women Who Care Cumberland, Co-chair of the Amherst Rotary Refugee Project and a member of the board with United Way Cumberland. Ann is passionate about environmental causes and has spearheaded many successful fundraising campaigns for organizations such as Small Change Fund, Nova Scotia Nature Trust, Fundy Baykeeper and Global Green Grants Fund. Ms.Sharpe holds an MBA from UPEI.