Joy Simha is one of the three original Co-Founders of the Young Survival Coalition and she currently serves on their Board of Directors. She represents the YSC on the Board of Directors of The National Breast Cancer Coalition and currently serves on The Executive Committee of the NBCC. Joy was an ad hoc reviewer for the Department of Defense Peer Reviewed Breast Cancer Research Program and she currently sits on the Integration Panel of the DOD BCRP. In 2010 she was appointed to the CDC’s Panel on Breast Cancer in Young Women. She has served as a Consumer Advocate for various Cochrane Coalition Systematic Reviews and as a Consumer Advocate for some of AHRQ’s Brochures and Communications to the Public. Ms. Simha has been a panel member to the IOM Evidence Communication Innovation Collaborative. Joy comes from a background of Video and Media Production and enjoys writing. She currently resides in New Jersey with her husband and two children.