Christy Milliken

Christy is Kate's father.

Nancy Milliken

Nancy is Kate's mother.

Chris Milliken

Chris is Kate's twin brother.

Dr. Aaron Miller, M.D

Dr. Miller is Kate's MS specialist. He is widely recognized as a preeminent MS clinician and directs clinical affairs at the Corinne Goldsmith Dickinson Center for Multiple Sclerosis at Mt. Sinai Medical Center in New York City.

Pamela McGhee

Pamela is the President and Founder of McGhee Enterprises, a project management and IT consulting firm. She lives in the same building as Kate and has been a New York City resident since 1975. She was diagnosed with secondary-progressive MS in 1982.

Tyler Lewis

Tyler and Kate became friends after Kate was diagnosed with MS. She works in public relations and lives in Brooklyn, New York. She was diagnosed with relapsing remitting MS in 2001.

Jason Brown

Jason is one of Kate's yoga teachers. For more information on Jason, visit

Dr. George Kessler

Dr. George J. Kessler is Kate's osteopath. Osteopathic physicians complete a course of study equivalent to that of an MD at an osteopathic medical school and are trained in the awareness of the effects of body mechanics on health and disease processes. Dr. Kessler has a private practice in New York City. He is an attending physician at New York Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus and a clinical instructor of medicine in family medicine at the Weill Cornell Medical College.

Beth White

Beth is Kate's Reiki healer. To learn more about her practice, visit

Dr. Stephen Krieger, M.D.

Dr. Krieger is an attending physician at the Corrine Goldsmith Dickinson Center for Multiple Sclerosis who also works with Kate.