About Us

Johnna Magers, CEO

I have 20 years of experience in the healthcare industry and am a chronic pain patient as well. I started trying to help the disabled 4 years ago when this crisis started for myself. Opening up this foundation will give us the tools to not only support our doctors but also allow us to help disabled patients.

Sonny Lawrence, Vice-President

Sonny Lawrence grew up in Colorado.  He owned a successful construction company in the Vail Valley area and took care of both of his parents while they battled different chronic diseases.

He is married with two daughters.

Sonny has fought pain since the early 70s. His multitude of pain experiences in his lifetime as the results from several car, motorcycle, sporting and work accidents along with medical painful conditions he developed thru the years have made him the pain warrior he is today.

Gina Bruton, Treasurer

As a caring, compassionate advocate for pain and disabled individuals, I strive daily to raise awareness to the plight of pain/disabled patients and work for positive changes to be made to ensure individualized, compassionate medical care for all.

I have thirty-two years of accounting experience and am currently the financial controller in the oil and gas industry in West Texas.

Sherri Martin, Secretary

I have more than 30 years of being a pharmacy technician. Over the years I have had the opportunity to blend my knowledge in the pharmacy industry with the harm of chronically ill pain patients. With practical knowledge and my career includes being an administrator on different social media groups, listening to patients and offering solutions to the issues. I am also serving on different boards over the last year, all with the focus of enhancing the awareness of the chronically ill community. I call Texas my home. I love spending time with my family, my husband and two daughters.


Kelley Gaffaney, Board Member


Kelley Gaffney is a volunteer & Lead Research Coordinator for the Indiana Don’t Punish Pain Rally Organization. Prior to developing a chronic illness and becoming a chronic pain patient, she was a research, data & crime analyst for the Hudson Institute, the Indianapolis Police Department & the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department. She has a BS from Indiana University & was beginning work on her MS/PhD degrees when she became ill.

Dr. A. Mimms, Board Member

 FORMS OF PAYMENT We accept cash, checks, and all credit cards. Dr. Anthony W. Mimms is a Board Certified Physiatrist serving the Indianapolis area for more than 8 years. Dr. Mimms is experienced in EMG (Electromyography), Joint Drainage and Myofascial Trigger Point Injection. He is a professional member of the Indiana State Medical Association, the Indianapolis Medical Association and the Indiana State Physical Rehab Association. Dr. Anthony Mimms was also awarded the Patients' Choice Award, the Compassionate Doctor Recognition and the Top 10 Doctor.

PRACTICE EHR Practice Fusion

PROFESSIONAL ASSOCIATION Indiana State Medical Association Indianapolis Medical Association Indiana State Physical Rehab Association AWARDS & ACCOLADES Patients' Choice Award (2014) Compassionate Doctor Recognition (2014) Top 10 Doctor - State (2014) Who's Who in Black Indianapolis (2009)