Always in Hope is the creation of Rudy Poe, an award winning producer/director in the fields of documentary filmmaking, entrepreneurial studies and multimedia production. Rudy’s projects in the past have garnered Emmy Awards, the NAACP Image Award and many others. His recent documentary production, “Here. Us. Now.” focuses on the lives of the Hempel Family and their fight to save the lives of their twin daughters Addi and Cassi, who were diagnosed with Niemann Pick Type C, a debilitating and deadly rare disease sometimes referred to as “Childhood Alzheimers”. The film shares their successes and frustrations as they navigate their way through the world of drug development, big pharma and government regulations.