Board, Officers and Team

We are the Life's Worth Living Team

If dedication is the measure of an organizations strength, The Life’s Worth Living team is as strong as they come. Each of us brings a unique story that makes us one of the most passionate groups of people anywhere when it comes to combating suicide and its effects. For us, its more than just a great cause. It’s personal. Simply hover over a photo below to learn more about that team member as well as for their preferred individual contact options.

The Team behind our mission

Jon Gossett

Jon Gossett

President

A tireless, hardworking, leader who loves the outdoors and his family. Founded LWLF after losing 2 friends to suicide.

Ted Young

Ted Young

Board Member

Retired Air Force and 30-year medic, Ted loves golf with his son. His greatest desire? For everyone to know "they are worth it"

Sarah Fellows

Sarah Fellows

Service Coalition Director

Sarah's greatest joy is her son. Seeing those who have been devastated by suffering a loss drives her to help.

Kim Young

Kim Young

Secretary

Cheerful and bright! Kim loves gardening, a good book and saving others from the loss she felt after losing her son to suicide.

Barb Hansen

Barb Hansen

Support Group Coordinator

A mom and grandma first! Barb loves shopping and her family. After losing her son to suicide, she lifts everyone she can.

Tracy Gossett

Tracy Gossett

Board Member

Tracy loves creating beauty, floral arranging and crafts. For her, it’s all about saving lives and making a better, stronger community.

Amelia Gossett

Amelia Gossett

Social Media Coordinator

A Tooele High graduate and student at USU. Having seen too many suicides, Amelia's devotion to sharing hope is amazing.

Toby Lee

Toby Lee

Treasurer

Brilliant and always serving! Toby loves history and learning. The loss of a family friend drives him to share hope wherever its needed.

Ed Hansen

Ed Hansen

Support Group Coordinator

Ed loves youth, the outdoors and making things work. His experience grieving the loss of his son to suicide brings wisdom.

Missy Lee

Missy Lee

Service Coalition Coordinator

A healing heart of gold! Missy's ability to sooth wounded hearts is quickly recognized and felt by everyone she touches.