Ann Forman Lippens is a Practice Manager on the Facilities Forum with the EAB. She is leading best practice studies on space management and building trends impacting college and university campuses.
Prior to her work with the Facilities Forum, Ann worked as a research consultant with EAB’s Business Affairs Forum. In this role she researched university budget models, labor savings opportunities, and strategic fund priorities. Ann has also served as a senior researcher with the Health Care Advisory Board where she researched HR department organizational structures, mass retirements, and performance management.
Ann’s interest in education extends beyond her work at the EAB. She has dedicated over 200 hours to completing multiple pro bono research projects. In 2013, she examined issues regarding the community benefit function, culminating in her sharing her best practice insights at a presentation co-hosted by the Intermountain Healthcare and the Advisory Board Company. She earned her degree in Classics from Harvard University.