One of seven Washington-raised brothers and sisters, Kerry Andrews learned to find escape through writing at an early age. Journaling was an opportunity to disclose everything without judgement . For her, growing up in the northwest cultivated a healthy lifestyle and a love of nature. At 21, newly married, Kerry took a chance and moved to San Juan Island. Fourteen years and two daughters later, it remains home. After spending years working with local charities and teaching fitness classes, Kerry started RUN LADIES RUN, an organization that supports women of all ages and abilities on their path to fitness. Run Ladies Run holds annual races, both 11K and half-marathons. Currently, Kerry Andrews lends her inspiration and charitable, creative spirit to with Writer Services and Workshop Coordination.