Ann Ring, Medical Assistant, was raised locally, living in Shell Knob since the age of 12. She attended Cassville High School and graduated in 2005. After graduation, she attended Everest College in Springfield and graduated in 2008 with an Associate Degree in Medical Assisting. Since graduation, she has worked for Mercy, Cox and in private practices. She has worked in a variety of clinic settings, including family practice, urgent care and specialty clinics. She worked with Dr. Roark at Cox, Aurora, and has continued to work with her since the opening of Roark Family Health in 2015.