Breck Gamel is an authoritative and influential patient advocate whose efforts focus primarily in the Cystic Fibrosis Community. As the mother to three young children, including her five year old son with cystic fibrosis, Breck advocates in public policy on both the state and federal level as the Texas State Advocacy Chair for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Breck serves on the board of the Dallas chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, has worked as co-chair of the Cystic Fibrosis Clinic's Parent Advisory Council at Children's Health Children's Medical Center in Dallas and was recognized as the Outstanding CF Advocate 2014 by the Northeast Chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. Breck is a leader in the efforts to create a Collaborative Chronic Care Network (C3N) for the Cystic Fibrosis Community and has served as an advisor to The Dartmouth Institute on improvement efforts related to improving health and care in the CF Community. A prolific writer, Breck regularly shares her perspective on improvement opportunities at http://bennettsbrigade.com.