Sara was diagnosed with stage IV RET+ lung cancer in 2010. Traditional chemo and radiation followed with great success. In the years since Sara has been on and off treatment several times. She is currently taking nivolumab and doing very well. Sara lives in Dayton, OH with her husband, JD, and two daughters Katie and Elena. Katie just headed off to college at Washington University in St. Louis while Elena is in the 10th grade. Sara has been an active advocate for the lung cancer community doing both fundraising, grant review, and she is a patient advocate for the Alliance for Clinical Trials in Oncology. She is living proof that life doesn’t stop with a stage IV diagnosis!