Jennifer Carney has a B.A. in English from Northwestern University and an M.A. in English from Penn State University. She has over 10 years of experience as an editor and writer in educational and legal publishing. Ms. Carney experienced eclampsia and HELLP syndrome prior to the birth of her second child in 2006 and is an active volunteer on the Preeclampsia Foundation’s communication team. Her blog Restless, Agitated, and Combative (http://www.restlessagitatedcombative.com) recounts her experience with eclampsia. She is currently working on a documentary about maternal mortality in the United States.