Brianna Albers

Writer + Disability and Mental Health Advocate


2019 - Present

SMA My Way

A collaboraton to support all people impacted by spinal muscular atrophy. As a patient ambassador, I work with Genentech employees to curate written and audio-visual content.

2017 - Present

BioNews Services

A health, science, and research publication company serving patients with rare diseases. I have filled several roles at BioNews, including patient columnist, forums moderator, and copy editor.

2016 - 2018


In 2016, I founded Monstering, a magazine for disabled women and nonbinary people. I served as editor-in-chief until 2018, and oversaw conceptual development and execution, as well as all operational departments.


2018 - 2020

Indiana Wesleyan University

Bachelor of Arts (B.A.), Psychology

Graduated with honors and a Certificate in Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution.

2015 - 2017

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Master of Arts (M.A.), Community Care


Open for examples of my work.