Ann Deiman-Thornton

Ann Deiman-Thornton is the Education Director at the Minnesota Department of Corrections-Stillwater Correctional Facility. She oversees all educational programming (and staff) at the Stillwater facility. Ann also serves as the Higher Education Coordinator for the DOC and manages the relationship the DOC has with the Minnesota Prison Writers Workshop. Ann spent the last 20 years working in higher ed before transitioning to the DOC in 2018.