Stroke, partial paralysis
Completed a Bachelor's degree in social work and minor in applied psychology at Eastern Washington University. Works for ShelterCare with mentally ill homeless adults and at the Child Center with mentally ill and emotionally disturbed children.
Attended Big Bend Community College and Eastern Washington University. Was developing plans for an Internet-based business when he passed away peacefully in his sleep in 2001.
Completed Bachelor's degree in biology from Washington State University and Master's degree in physical therapy from Eastern Washington University. Works as a physical therapist at Providence St. Vincent Medical Center in Portland, OR.
Multiple Sclerosis (MS)
Earned an Associate's degree in business from Highline Community College.
Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, learning disability
Completed a Bachelor's degree in marketing at Seattle University.
Earned an Associate's degree in electronics technology from the Electronics Institute in Kansas City, MO. Currently working as a para-professional technician.
Earned Bachelor's degree, The Evergreen State College. Works as an Engineer III, User Support Lead at Verisign, Inc.
Health and mobility impairment
Graduated with Computer Information Technology degree.
Arthrogryposis Multiplex Congenita
Pursuing an Associate's degree at Seattle Central Community College and working as sole proprietor of a fleet of websites.
Attending Portland State University, with a major in business administration/information systems and a goal to graduate in 2007.
Earned a Bachelor's degree in cell and molecular biology at the University of Washington. Artist, AmeriCorps employee, consultant for Mary Kay Cosmetics, black belt in aikido. Passed away from cancer in June 2004.
Developing a cooperative group home.
Working as a software developer. Currently earning a 2nd degree in international political economy. Plans to use IPE and computer science degrees to work on reducing global poverty. Married in 2003 and currently lives in Tacoma.
Spina Bifida, Homer's Syndrome, Thalamic Pain Syndrome
Earned an Associate's degree from Wenatchee Valley College and has worked as a professional recording artist.