I previously lived in Las Vegas and was active in PVA, however, relocated back to Indiana in 2001 for injuries and healing. I am currently living back in Las Vegas and have purchased a home and now finding ways to be more active in the community.
Ex-Army/501 Geronimo Division, Alaska (infantry-airborne), served 1988-1990 received honorable medical discharge. Fell off a roof at age 20 and became paraplegic. Graduated college with a BA in General Studies, Associates General Arts, double minor adapted physical education/military leadership.
Work experience includes, Ambassador to Ball Memorial Hospital, Kokomo Rehabilitation Hospital, Community East Hospital for over five years. Motivational speaker, peer counseling 7+ years from middle school to adults. Multi sport athlete; basketball/racquetball/tennis/track and field/hand cycling and also two time Paralympic athlete 1996/2000. I am very familiar with the Veterans Wheelchair Games as well and have participated for many years.