About Us

Our Mission

To deliver cancer support resource information to the cancer community by:

  • building relationships with and providing resource information to clinics, hospitals and those affected by cancer
  • Informing and empowering everyone in the cancer community to obtain resources and attend support and information events

Our Vision

That all those affected by cancer are provided the tools, prior to, or immediately upon diagnosis, to have a fighting chance to live life on their terms

The CWA Team


Krysten Ford

Chief Executive Officer

Krysten has been a caregiver since 2004 and has background in justice studies, behavioral health, social work, and accounting. She has been very passionately advocating for the cancer community going on four years now. Krysten is also an author and has experience with business accounting.

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Catherine Bergmann

Lead Volunteer

Catherine is a leukemia Survivor, diagnosed at age 25 in 2014. She works at Ironwood Cancer and Research centers as a benefits coordinator. Catherine is very passionate about helping anyone effected by cancer with the knowledge she gained first hand during her treatment. 


CWA would be nothing without those who volunteer their time to help us support the cancer community! Thank you!

James Ford - Volunteer

Todd Koza - Volunteer

Lisa Kushner - Volunteer


If you would like to become a volunteer please visit the volunteer page on our website!

Contact Us

Please feel free to contact us with any questions you have or if you would like us to create a Tool Box of resources for you, fill out the form below.

CWA will get back to you as soon as possible! Thank you!