Suzan Stirling is an ambassador for the Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation and an author and expert on the subject of AIDS. Stirling’s essays and articles have appeared in publications such as Adoption Today, POZ Magazine, and Woman's World among others. Stirling’s highly acclaimed first novel, The Silence of Mercy Bleu (available March 2012), was a semi-finalist in the William Faulkner “Novel-in-Progress” Competition. In Stirling's spare time she enjoys traveling with her family and seeking adventure out on the open road. Suzan writes from Kentucky where she lives with her husband and their three children. She is currently at work on her next novel.
The Elizabeth Glaser Pediatric AIDS Foundation is a global leader in the fight against pediatric HIV and AIDS, and has reached more than 13.6 million women with services to prevent transmission of HIV to their babies. It currently works at nearly 6,000 sites in 15 countries to implement prevention, care, and treatment services; to further advance innovative research; and to execute strategic and targeted global advocacy activities in order to bring dramatic change to the lives of millions of women, children, and families worldwide. For more information, visit www.amothersfight.org.