Ann Elder (born Anna Velders September 21, 1942, in Cleveland, Ohio) is an American Emmy Award-winning screenwriter. She won Emmy awards also for comedy writing, (co-shared for Lily Tomlin's 1974 CBS special among others). She also wrote for Mama's Family as well. Elder made an appearance on the 1960s television series The Wild Wild West. Elder appeared several times on Match Game during its run in the 1970s, as well as being a regular on Laugh In in the early 1970s.