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Ann Swanson

Ann Swanson

Grays Harbor College
Class of 1992

Ann Swanson is a nine-time Washington state champion, a seven-time winner of the Seattle city championship, a six-time Washington senior state champion, a six-time Southern Oregon champion, and a three-time qualifier for the United States Women's Open. Swanson was inducted into the Pacific Northwest Golf Hall of Fame in 2007 and has won 23 PNWGA and WSGA titles.

Swanson served a term as president of the Washington State Women's Golf Association in 2011-12 and still holds a spot on the boards of the Washington State Golf Association Championship Committee and the Women's Trans National Golf Association Board of Directors. For five years, Swanson was the assistant golf coach at the University of Washington, and she has also been the golf shop manager at both Glendale Country Club and Seattle Golf Club.

While earning her associate degree at Grays Harbor College (1964-65), Swanson became the first female to play on a men's community college golf team in the Pacific Northwest. She is a graduate of Seattle University, has attended numerous golf workshops sponsored by the Professional Golfers of America, and is an FLT lifestyle educator.

Swanson is currently (2014) an assistant coach at Seattle University

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