Ann Favreau has lived with a colostomy for 30 years because of colorectal cancer. She is a published author and her writing has been published in newspapers, magazines and anthologies. Ann's poetry has won local and national awards.
She has served as President of the United Ostomy Association from 2000-02, Secretary of the International Ostomy Association and is a member of the National Colorectal Cancer Roundtable. Ann facilitates a UOAA Affiliated Support Group in Venice, FL and is currently President of Friends of Ostomates Worldwide-USA.