Disability Issues Speakers

  • Janine Shepherd

    Change Agent, Author, Australian National Champion Skier Who Survived Traumatic Accident, Popular TED talk (over 1 million views)

    Janine Shepherd’s story reads like the plot of a Hollywood movie. An Australian national champion skier in training for the upcoming Olympics, she was hit by a truck on a bike ride, suffering multiple life-threatening injuries. Doctors warned her parents that, even if she lived, Janine …Read More

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    Traveling From:
    WY
  • Chris Waddell

    Olympic Gold Medalist and Paralympian

    Chris Waddell always thought that the lessons he learned in sports would provide the foundation for later success. As a ski racer at Middlebury College in 1988, he had no idea how profoundly one moment could change and paradoxically enhance that conviction. On December 20th …Read More

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    Traveling From:
    UT
  • Kurt Warner

    Super Bowl Champion

    Kurt Warner finished the 1999-2000 NFL season with a 414-yard performance in Super Bowl XXXIV, shattering Joe Montana's Super Bowl-record 357 passing yards. Not only did that performance lead the St. Louis Rams past the Tennessee Titans, it earned him Super Bowl MVP honors as …Read More

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    AZ
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