can say that with a straight face is short.
EMTs. Nurses. The military. And me.
accident victims. But I still wake up every day with one mission: to keep hearts beating around the world. I’m
an advocate. Volunteer. Mentor. Changemaker. Researcher. Coach. Educator. Friend.
people make change happen, not just wait for it. I tell our story with emotion and passion. I champion the difference between merely existing and truly living. I am complacency’s
worst nightmare. I’m the person a lame excuse doesn’t want to meet in a dark alley. I remove “Maybe someday” and “It’ll never happen to me” from people’s vocabulary. I replace them with “I can do this,”“I need to change now” and “I am in it
for the long charity. I’m a living, breathing part of an ever-growing movement. A movement where it’s
all about people, not numbers. One obsessed with improving the cardiovascular health of a l l Americans. Reducing deaths from heart disease and stroke and more.