Meet the Nominees

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Tamika Quinn Stroke Hero

Tamika is a Navy Veteran who survived 2 strokes at age 27 and now devotes her life to education, prevention…

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I am a Volunteer/Advocate for Psoriatic Disease which I also suffer from - mild psoriasis and moderate…

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Amanda Greene became a healthcare activist after living with Lupus (and other autoimmune conditions:…

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Megan King @thetravelinghaloofhope

Becoming an advocate for Ehlers-Danlos Syndrome happened by chance. My journey with EDS began in September…

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Kelsey Ohs

Hi there! I'm Kelsey Ohs, mother of 2. I believe that having a child with a disability has been the greatest…

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Sharon Rose Nissley, Klippel-Feil Syndrome Freedom

Hi, I'm Sharon Rose I am an interior designer and volunteer rare disease patient advocate, both in…

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I started my blog and Instagram @psoriaticarthritiswarriors to help raise awareness for Psoriatic Arthritis…

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Lynne Edris

For more than 12 years, Lynne Edris has helped smart, capable professionals from all over the world whose…

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Heather Von St James

I am a 13+ year survivor of Malignant Pleural Mesothelioma. I was diagnosed just 3 1/2 months after the…

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I've written my infertility journey on my blog and Instagram for the last three years! Writing is my…

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