Anne has been practicing law with her family since 1983. Growing up in Uniontown, Anne was an active member of the community and continues her involvement in the legal community. Anne is currently Vice President of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, where she previously served as secretary from May 2013-May 2016, and as Zone 6 Governor representing Fayette, Greene, Washington and Westmoreland counties from 2009 to May 2012.
She has served as course planner and speaker for the continuing legal education arm of the Pennsylvania Bar Association, the Pennsylvania Bar Institute, PBI, on numerous oil and gas issues, including lease interpretation, groundwater contamination and litigation. She is immediate Past President of the Fayette County Bar Association, where she previously served as secretary from 2006 to 2013, and has served several terms on its Board of Directors.
She continues service with numerous Pennsylvania Bar Association committees, including as Co-Chair of the Shale Energy Law Committee, past Chair of the Leadership Recruitment and Development Committee, Vice Chair of the Review and Certifying Board, and Chair of the House of Delegates Draft Committee. She has served as a member of the PBA Diversity Team, as well as its predecessor, the Diversity Task Force. She is a Life Fellow of the Pennsylvania Bar Foundation. Anne was recognized in 2015 for her work as co-vice chair of the PBA Strategic Planning Committee.
Ms. John also serves the Disciplinary Board of the Supreme Court of Pennsylvania as a Hearing Committee member. She earned her B.A. in 1980 from Dickinson College and her J.D. in 1983 from the Dickinson School of Law in Carlisle, PA, where she studied at the Law School’s first summer abroad program in Florence, Italy. She is active in the community, serving as a member of the Board of Directors of Advantage Credit Counseling Services, Inc. and a former member of the Board of Directors of the Better Business Bureau of Western Pennsylvania, Inc.
Anne is married and has three children.