Raeann LeBlanc holds a PhD in Nursing and Doctorate in Nursing Practice in Public Health Nurse Leadership with board certification as an Adult Gerontological Nurse Practitioner and Hospice/Palliative care nurse. Raeann is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and has nursing experience in collaborative clinical practice, education, and public health advocacy. Her current scholarly interests include innovative approaches to chronic care, community-based caregiving, palliative care education, and social network influences on health. Raeann has been working with the StoryCenter over the past five years and uses digital storytelling in research, education, and practice. Raeann is currently a Nurstory Scholar, advancing clinical education with the power of story and a narrative approach to health, healing, and health care.