At age 17 Tiphany Adams was a high school senior with dreams of modelling when the car she was riding in was hit head on by a drunk driver on October 15, 2000. Three lives were lost in the accident and Tiphany was the only survivor of the 130 mph impact crash. She was diagnosed as a paraplegic with a T10 fracture and L2 movement and persevered through months of painful recovery to graduate with her class the following June. Born in Lodi, California, Tiphany has always been a small-town girl with big dreams. Today she pushes forward, pursuing her passions as an actress, abilities advocate and fitness evolutionary. She…
Sue Ross, the founder of Lifegeta, is a pretty fabulous woman. Sue is a fellow UnLtd Award Winner and is changing the lives of people struggling with an acquired disability every day. She won the National Life After Stroke Award for Courage from The Stroke Association and speaks at the UK Stroke Assembly and other conferences. In this Trailblazer Interview we talk about: – Sue’s experience with acquired disability via a stroke – Working with your emotions during challenging times – Why a jumper can be your top tool for joy!