CONTRIBUTOR

Erin Mahone is an author, storyteller, producer and teaching artist based in Richmond, Virginia. She has worked for nearly a decade building stronger, more inclusive communities for people of all ages and abilities. Erin has created the multi-media project #IfYouCouldSeeMe: a combination of storytelling and portrait photography designed to empower people to come out of the shadows and be seen (www.ifyoucouldseeme.com). Erin is also the Chief Oversharer at It Runs in the Family, a one-woman show, blog and story series — with the mission of reducing the stigma of mental illness and highlighting the power of saying the truth out loud. Erin lives with her amazing husband, three delicious kiddos and a fur baby named Kismet.

Erin’s first book, “Life, Motherhood, and the Pursuit of Sanitywill be published by Motivational Press in 2017.