Joan Peckolick is the founder and director of Self chec (and the Self chec PreventionNation), a non-profit organization created to minimize the number of those we love from dying unnecessarily of cancer, heart disease, and other chronic diseases that are often preventable and treatable if caught early.
Joan has always been an advocate of the family and children and some of her past projects have been endorsed by Dr. Benjamin Spock, Dr. Lee Salk and others.
Prior to creating Self chec she was an award-winning graphic designer,
art director and conceptualist who worked under the company name Joan of Art. She also was an adjunct professor at Pratt Institute.