Randi's brother, Ryan, struggled with a progressive addiction to prescription drugs before eventually dying from a heroin overdose at age 24. Forgiveness was key as Randi dealt with both shared guilt and tragic loss. She now works passionately to bring awareness to the growing epidemic of opioid addiction.

 

Themes of her story include:

  • Eperimenting with drugs and alcohol
  • Battling addiction
  • Forgiving oneself and one's family