Maureen Boesen lives in Kansas City with her husband and three children. She works full-time as a writer in the advertising industry. Maureen has first-hand experience with heredity cancer and genetic testing. She wrote the memoir, Nipples Optional, with her sisters about their experience with the BRCA1 gene mutation, including inaccurate test results. Maureen is passionate about helping patients feel confident and empowered about their genetic test results.