How many years have you been with Special Olympics, and with which sports?
Over 20 years - Currently a Global Messenger, I have done bowling, roller skating, and swimming. Swimming is my primary sport now, and I have been a Polar Plunger for at least 10 years.
vWhat makes you so proud?
Working hard, accomplishing my goals
Who do you admire the most?
The swimmers on the USA Olympic team who competed in Tokyo. They worked hard and achieved their goals. They represented the US well in competition and sportsmanship. They inspired young people.
What does attending the USA Games mean to you?
I feel honored to be chosen and proud to represent SOVA in the 2022 USA Games. I look forward to meeting other athletes from all over the country and doing my best in the swimming competition.