Ann Clark grew up in Wisconsin and graduated from Miami University of Ohio with a degree in comparative world religions. She has lived in Boulder, Colorado, for the past forty-six years. Since her seventeen-year-old son’s suicide twelve years ago, she has worked to end the secrecy and stigma surrounding suicide, and she has been active in many projects to increase awareness about the harmful effects of THC-marijuana to youth. Her work has appeared in newspapers, on TV, in a documentary, on YouTube, at conferences, and now in this book. She can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.