Ann Trondson

Ann is the Founder and CEO of High Touch Consulting (established 2019), specializing in leadership training, creating benchmarks for profitability and engagement, and connecting businesses’ missions to their day to day operations for employee and customer satisfaction. She is also an artist and Co-Director of Vinegar (established 2018), a women-led non-profit contemporary art organization that champions local, regional, and international artists. She received her Master of Fine Art degree from the University of Southern California, a Bachelor of Fine Art degree from the University of Denver, and has shown her own work nationally and internationally. Trondson became involved with the Cahaba River Society during her tenure as director at the Aveda Arts & Sciences Institute located in Hoover, Alabama. Through her leadership with Aveda, Trondson was also instrumental in successfully leading the Aveda Institute’s largest fundraisers for the Cahaba River Society, over $36,000 combined. Trondson is currently on the communications and development subcommittees.