Content/Social Media Manager and Mentor
Brandy holds a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing in Fiction. She also holds a B.A. degree in English and Creative Writing with a concentration in Fiction, and an A.A. degree in Business Technology in Medical Assistant. Brandy is an experienced medical caregiver, medical claims billing specialist, and administrative assistant. She enjoys organic gardening, creating abstract artwork, an avid reader, and loves going to the beach. Brandy believes that writing is an extension of thoughts, ideas, beliefs, life experiences, and part of the writer's identity.
Theresa Huggins is a Graduate Student at Portland State University studying Conflict Resolution. She sees herself as a non-violent warrior with a passion for learning all she can about the peace within self and within others. She is passionate about Restorative Justice and believes justice and forgiveness is connected. She is a storyteller, writer, filmmaker and teacher and believes our stories change the world and that those changes change our stories. Theresa is also a grandmother, daughter, sister and woman that seeks the beauty and strength within each of these identities.