INTEVIEWS & EVENTS

Service Dogs for Heroes Fundraiser

June 2017

Establishing a partnership with PetSmart Charities and the Blue Buffalo Foundation, Service Dogs for Heroes was able to raise $1.4 million over the course of five weeks to help their mission of pairing high-quality service dogs with the veterans who need them.

David Letterman Interview

January 27, 2014

In celebration of the 50th SuperBowl, I had the honor to speak with David Letterman about the challenges of adapting to life as an amputee and how veteran organizations are such a critical part of the rehabilitation process for veterans in this country. 

CBS Evening News Interview with Patrick Downes

May 25, 2015

After the Boston Marathon Bombing, I traveled to Boston consistently in the months and years after to work with the amputee victims from the attack. Having developed a life-long friendship, Patrick and I share a unique relationship and give insight into the process of recovering from such an attack.

Summit Vision

Produced by Seth Dahl

A partnership between The Ability Experience and The Adaptive Sports Center, I partipcated as a volunteer guide for one of the blind climbers in a mission to climb 14,000-foot peaks in Colorado. Take a look at this inspirational compilation of our experience. 

SINow Interview

November 11, 2015

In an interview with Maggie Gray, I talk about having run the 2015 Marine Corp Marathon in Washington D.C. and how athletic opportunities provide an ability for mental and physical rehabilitation after an amputation. 

V-Day 11.11.11 
Documentary Submission

By Tweedee Productions, November 2011

In 2011, Tweedee Productions contacted me about being included in a documentary that was being made that year focusing on Veteran's Day.  We partnered up to create this clip as a submission to the documentary.  If you'd like to see the film in its entirety, it is available for viewing by clicking the button below.

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