We Get It: A chat with Ashley Stead-Morine

We Get It: A chat with Ashley Stead-Morine


YACCtivist, ocular melanoma survivor, and new New Zealand resident Ashley Stead-Morine chats with YACC’s program director, Karine.

Ashley Stead-Morine (she/her)      

Adventure-loving east coast Canadian, recently turned kiwi, practicing as a dental hygienist on the other side of the world. In my spare time I journal, practice yoga, drink NZ wine, and hit the beach.

Diagnosis: Ocular melanoma

Age at diagnosis: 27 

Province: Northwest Territories (currently in New Zealand)

Superpower: I’ve recently discovered that my superpower is resilience.   

Instagram: @ashleyrmorine     

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