Dr. Ann Tilak began her career as a post-doctoral fellow at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, IL followed by a research fellow at UMDNJ, Piscataway NJ. She developed an interest in teaching and has taught Physics, Honors Physics and AP Physics at Parsippany Hills High School, Parsippany, NJ. She maintained her passion for research by working part-time at the US Army Research Labs in Fort Monmouth, NJ and Adelphi, MD. She retired from Parsippany Hills in July, 2011 and now serves as an Adjunct Associate Professor of Physics at Raritan Valley Community College, Branchburg NJ. Dr. Tilak continues to serve the physics community by being an AP Reader, writing questions for the AP Physics exams and the AP Physics redesign exams. She is a member of the SAT2 subject test committee and a College Board endorsed consultant for AP Physics.