Brooke Axtell: Brooke is an award winning author, speaker and performing artist. Prior to joining the Allies team full-time, she served as the volunteer leader of the Allies' Survivor Support Team. Brooke is also the Founder of Survivor Healing and Empowerment, a healing community for survivors of rape, abuse and sex-trafficking, as well as their allies. As an advocate, she is devoted to supporting survivors through their recovery process with a particular focus on creative expression. Her work has been featured in many media outlets, including Forbes, Wall Street Journal, Psychology Today, Boston Globe, San Francisco Chronicle, Washington Times and Fox News. Brooke also serves on the Board of The Refuge for DMST.