Ann McCord is a student-athlete at Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, Kansas, pursuing degrees in Political Science and Spanish. Her creative work focuses on the deconstruction of perfectionism and overcoming the Dunning-Kruger curve. Within her academic studies, Ann enjoys examining campaign strategies in the United States and exploring Spanish phonetics. One day she hopes to receive a Ph.D. in either Spanish or Political Science and to teach at a university. Outside of the professional sphere, she enjoys the outdoors, petting her rescue dog (Thomas), and eating dark chocolate. She can be found on Instagram at: @annie.mccord.