Meet the Nominees

Kerry Wong

I've been living the chronic life for 10 years, with arthritis, fibromyalgia, sarcoidosis, & more. I…

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Stacey Chillemi

I am on a mission to transform the health of millions worldwide. I help people each day through my writings…

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Tired of Cancer - Untire App

Tired of Cancer is a young, dynamic company whose mission is to help cancer patients and survivors worldwide…

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Hannah Ensor

I live with HSD and PoTS. Having lost my previous career as an Environmental Health Officer due to my…

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Parvathy

Parent of a boy with Down syndrome which made me learn about DS and other special needs like Autism,…

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Franke James

Helping my sister Teresa, who has Down syndrome, has changed my life forever. In Nov. 2013, Teresa was…

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@BabbleOnBrooke

Following a spinal injury 6 years ago, I, a professional speaker, slowly lost the ability to speak &…

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Scott K. Johnson

Scott is an experienced patient advocate who has worked with a wide range of stakeholders across the…

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Daniella Knell

I am a mom of two who over the past 15 years have managed dietary intolerances and allergies to 6 of…

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AC from The Aging Experience

I help health care organizations craft better experiences for older adults, help family caregivers thrive…

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Laura Kolaczkowski

Laura is a multiple sclerosis (MS) advocate, healthcare activist, writer and researcher. She serves as…

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Olivia - BendyLiving

When i was diagnosed with HSD in 2017 i though i'd finally get help with the symptoms i'd lived with…

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Kate Weldon LeBlanc

Kate Weldon LeBlanc, BSW, MPA has been the Executive Director of RESOLVE New England (RNE) since January…

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Nan Hart

I have been living with RA since 1996 but, despite the long time, I believe that I have learned to live…

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TotallyADD.com

Rick Green is an award-winning producer, director, writer and comedic performer who has made hundreds…

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Trisha Bundy

In 2013, I became chronically ill, losing the ability to eat without severe pain, nausea, and vomiting.…

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Ovacome

We were founded by women with ovarian cancer themselves and are therefore especially sensitive to the…

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Tiffany Turcotte

I've been battling myself my entire life. Following a lifetime of chronic illnesses starting at birth.…

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The Great Bowel Movement

The Great Bowel Movement is a social awareness movement with the goals of empowering patients associated…

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Mike Durbin

I was diagnosed with Congestive Heart Failure in December 2008 at the age of 24. I was also misdiagnosed…

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Jennnifer | The Health Sessions

I'm a psychologist giving in-depth advice about healthy living and coping with chronic illness at TheHealthSessions.…

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Ruth Anderson

After being diagnosed with depression and anxiety then receiving treatment in April 2018, I wanted to…

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Virginia Phillips

Virginia Phillips excelled as human resources professional for years in the US and in Europe until a…

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Caron Cares

I champion good care for all elderly people, people with dementia of all ages. I support those who care…

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Cynthia Brown

I am an Author/Freelance Writer/Public Speaker/National Patient Advocate. As a woman living with heart…

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Beth L. Gainer

I am a breast cancer survivor, who, by sharing my story on my blog (www.bethgainer.com), hopes to help…

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Baylee/@anxietysupport

Hello friends! My name is Baylee. I would first like to say that I am beyond grateful for this nomination…

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Thérèse

Diagnosed with RA in 1986-age 26. I’m often disappointed by others who don’t realize the true impact…

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