Anne began her involvement with aging issues, programs and policies working with Maggie Kuhn, who founded the Gray Panthers. She says: “Maggie was the consummate mentor and was like a spiritual mother to me. I lived in shared housing with Maggie and friends, and learned all about shared housing, aging policy and how to address these huge issues with community-based solutions.

New Ventures has provided research and consulting with a variety of aging projects and written extensively in the field. Work includes: