Meet Ann Marie

Ann Marie Sorrell was born in Jamaica and migrated to Pahokee, Florida with her family to be with her grandfather who was a farmworker in the sugarcane industry. Growing up in Pahokee, she was rooted Palm Beach county’s thriving agricultural community and our beautiful Lake Okeechobee which supplies fresh water to residents in Palm Beach, Broward, and Miami-Dade Counties.

 Ann Marie is a philanthropist, award-winning business leader, author, columnist, and woman of faith. She lives out loud and is unapologetic in her support of the many causes that are important to her, which include: social justice, issues impacting women and minorities, economic development, environment and conservation, and health & wellness. Ann Marie has a big heart and is a servant leader who puts community first. This is reflected in her daily work, entrepreneurial endeavors, philanthropy, and overall community involvement.  She serves on several community boards and has won numerous awards for her leadership, business acumen, and community involvement.

 Ann Marie is the President & CEO of The Mosaic Group, an award-winning public relations, marketing, and government relations firm serving clients throughout the United States and Caribbean. She is the President & Co-founder of Cannabiziac – a global Cannabiz Incubator, Accelerator, and CoWork community for the cannabis industry. In her spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, music, dancing, golf, traveling, and meeting new people.

Community Involvement

  • Girls 2 Women, President of the Board of Directors
  • Planned Parenthood of South, East and North Florida, Board Member
  • NFTE South Florida, Advisory Board Member
  • S. Global Leadership Coalition’s Florida Advisory Committee Member
  • Chamber of Commerce of the Palm Beaches, Trustee Member and Past Board Member
  • City of West Palm Beach Mayor Keith James Transition Team, Environment & Sustainability Co- Chair
  • South Florida Business Journal Leadership Trust, Charter Member
  • Leadership Palm Beach County, Class of 2011
  • Leadership Florida, Connect Florida Class VI
  • Economic Forum
  • Forum Club of the Palm Beaches
  • National Association of Black Women in Construction, Member
  • Urban League Young Professionals of Palm Beach County, Advisory Board Member, Past President
  • Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc.
  • Caribbean American Democratic Club, Past Vice President
  • Young Democrats of Palm Beach, Past Board Member


Bachelor of Science in Health Care Management, Florida Agricultural & Mechanical University

Master of Business Administration, Nova Southeastern University

Alumni, Pahokee Middle/Senior High School

Recent Awards & Recognition

  • South Florida Business & Wealth’s Prestigious Women Award – 2020
  • Chamber of the Palm Beaches Athena Leadership Award Finalist – 2020
  • ICABA Global Influencer Award – 2019
  • Walker’s Legacy Award (National) – 2018
  • Women’s Chamber of PBC Giraffe Award – 2018
  • Royal Palm Beach High Legacy Award – 2018
  • Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc Woman of the Year Award – 2018
  • Legacy Magazine’s 25 Most Influential Black Women in Business & Industry – 2018
  • National Coalition of 100 Black Women WPB Chapter Business Leader Award – 2017
  • Legacy Magazine’s Most Influential Leaders and Business & Industry – 2013
  • Chamber of the Palm Beaches Athena Young Professional Award Finalist – 2009 and 2016
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