Amy S. Balchunas Cruz:
Amy has spent the last 27 years developing her stellar reputation in the beauty industry. She has owned her own salon and has managed a prosperous day spa. She also became an educator for a well-known nail supply company and through continuous education, spent many years fine tuning her skills as a nail technician.
Addiction plagued Amy’s family for many years, and last year she decided to take part in the solution and looked to join an organization with her same values and goals. Early in 2016 she joined forces with Truth Pharm and by mid-year accepted Truth Pharm’s nomination to sit on the board. She is dedicated to raising awareness and breaking the stigma associated with substance use disorder. She is proud to has achieved so much in this last year, including being a single mother and grandmother.