Nicole and Tammie

Brazil, 1975

Nicole Murray and Tammie Cox are sisters and co-founders of the Sober Sisters Society, which facilitates social connection to support and empower women. They co-host the hilariously relatable Sober Sisters Society Podcast and together run a multiplatform community, including a popular blog and well-loved support group. Follow them at and @sober_sisters_society. 

Tammie (Little Sis)

Tammie is a teacher in beautiful coastal southeastern North Carolina, where she lives with her teenage son, her three-legged dachshund, and her cats Mordecai and Rigby. After college, she served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in El Salvador, after which she spent several years teaching and traveling in Central and South America before returning to the US to teach. She has taught every grade from K-6. Tammie is fluent in Spanish and holds a BA in Anthropology, a minor in Appalachian Studies, a BA in Elementary Education, and an MA in Curriculum and Instruction.

Nicole (Big Sis)

A licensed acupuncturist with a passion for holistic health, Nicole runs a thriving low-cost community acupuncture clinic. She holds a BA in English Literature with minors in Media Communications and Business, was an Ethnographic Film Fellow, and has an MS in Traditional Chinese Medicine. In her former career, Nicole worked in nonprofit development and management for organizations addressing domestic violence, homelessness, AIDS (in the 90s), the environment, youth, LGBTQIA+, and progressive media.She lives in gorgeous Southern California with two amazing teenagers, her dog Buddy, and Tiny the cat.