Ivy is a student at Louisiana State University double-majoring in Psychology and Sociology. She is also in recovery from an eating disorder. She was diagnosed at fifteen with anorexia and has since struggled, but has learned recovery is not linear. She hopes to one day have a career as a therapist for those struggling with eating disorders and other comorbid illnesses. It is her goal bring more resources to her state so, the community can continue to fight mental illness together. Until then, she is an active advocate for mental illness awareness and runs her own blog to assist those also in recovery.