Ann Schwab McClusky was born on May 21, 1951 to Donald and Maralee Schwab in Fremont, Nebraska.
She graduated from Hooper High School in 1969. She then attended Kearney State College in Kearney, Nebraska and the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Omaha, Nebraska. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Medical Technology in 1973.
With her husband, Galen, they founded their own business selling and servicing office equipment and supplies in 1983. This company subsequently was merged with Ikon Office Solutions in 1989.
Ann is the mother of four children—Matthew, Sean, Kacie and Adam. She is the grandmother of two grandchildren—Grant and Emma.
She currently lives with her husband in Drexel, Missouri.