Dr. Annie Brewster is a practicing physician and an audio producer. A graduate of Harvard Medical School and an Internist at MGH, she is also a patient, diagnosed with Multiple Sclerosis in 2001. In 2013, she founded Health Story Collaborative , a nonprofit dedicated to harnessing the healing power of stories. 

Nancy Marks is a public health activist, art teacher and visual artist and has been making art for over 25 years. In 2014, she launched The Intimacy of Memory, an initiative exploring grief and loss through art. The Opioid Project is her way of weaving the strands of art, healing, love and moral calling.