YACCtivist, ocular melanoma survivor, and new New Zealand resident Ashley Stead-Morine chats with YACC’s program director, Karine.
Ashley Stead-Morine (she/her)
Adventure-loving east coast Canadian, recently turned kiwi, practicing as a dental hygienist on the other side of the world. In my spare time I journal, practice yoga, drink NZ wine, and hit the beach.
Diagnosis: Ocular melanoma
Age at diagnosis: 27
Province: Northwest Territories (currently in New Zealand)
Superpower: I’ve recently discovered that my superpower is resilience.
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