Ability-wise they may be an odd couple but they are transforming the resources available to people with SCI in Northern CA.
United Spinal and advocates gathered to ensure people living with SCI/D have a seat at the table in shaping disability policies.
Because of her openminded attitude, Burnett is a member of the U.S. Para-Badminton team, spokesmodel for Permobil and a runway model.
After over 2,900 miles and 66 days riding across America in his power wheelchair and electric trike, Kouri's ride ends in Washington, D.C.
A chance encounter introduced him to adaptive sports, and it proved to be the key to his discovering how to embrace life after injury.
Coaching, mentoring and education all blend together for this 35-year-old football and wheelchair rugby coach from Rochester, New York.
Mullin dedicated himself to studying SCI rehab and recovery. Now he is one of the founders of the Center for Neuro Recovery.
Whatever the job, Welch succeeds thanks to a strong work ethic and the confidence that she has the skills to succeed.
Since being shot 12 years ago, he has learned to focus on solutions and be comfortable in situations where others might be uneasy.