William C. Moyers

William C. Moyers

Vice President of Public Affairs and Community Relations


William C. Moyers is the Vice President of Public Affairs and community relations for Hazelden Betty Ford, based in Minnesota.

Since 1996, as the organization's public advocate, Moyers carries the messages about addiction, treatment and recovery to audiences everywhere.

He has appeared on Larry King Live, the Oprah Winfrey showGood Morning America and National Public Radio. William has written four brooks, including Broken: My Story of Addiction and Redemption, a New York Times bestseller that remains in print. His latest book, Broken Open: What Painkillers Taught Me About Life and Recovery, is due out in September 2024 and is available for preorder now. 

Moyers and his wife, Nell Hurley, live in St. Paul, Minnesota. Between them they share four adult children.