Annie graduated from Monash University in 1984. She then left for the Northern Territory for a short term which ended in 2011. In that time she worked in indigenous communities as medical director for Family Planning, in General Practice and with the Sexual Assault Referral Centre. Her next position was more remote, as GP for the community of Christmas Island returning to Melbourne mid 2013. Her Particular interests are women's health, mental health, chronic disease and travel medicine.
Outside of her medical practice, Annie's main interests are conservation and ecology, bush walking and diving.