Joyce Hutchison, RN, CRNH, serves as Palliative Care Coordinator and Hospice Educator for Iowa Health Hospice and Home Care. Her experience includes work as an oncology nurse, home care nurse, and residence team director of a hospice facility. She presents workshops on care of the dying and hospice care.
Joyce Rupp is well known for her work as a writer, spiritual "midwife," and retreat and conference speaker. A member of the Servite (Servants of Mary) community, she is the author of many books, including bestsellers May I Have This Dance?, Open the Door, and Praying Our Goodbyes.