Roxanne Black

Roxanne Black

Bio

Roxanne Black is the founder and executive director of Friends’ Health Connection, an internationally recognized organization that connects people with similar illnesses or conditions. Friends’ Health Connection also offers events across the country and a wellness lecture series featuring such high-profile speakers as Dr. Mehmet Oz, Oliver Sacks, Elizabeth Edwards, and many others. Black has received several honors, including recognition as one of former president Bush’s Thousand Points of Light, and her story has been featured in publications such as The New York Times and USA Today. She lives with her husband, Leo, in New Jersey.