SD Network

Member Spotlight: Brett

user image 2023-12-22
By: SD Network
Posted in: Member Spotlight

1000000136.jpgMeet Brett. This fun-loving guy is determined to make the best of life regardless of the circumstances. He is determined to make an impact on as many lives as possible. He is working to change the long-term care functional screen to make it easier for people. We are so fortunate to have him as a member of the Network!

 What's your story?  Tell us a little bit about yourself.

Brett shares that he was born three months premature weighing 1 lb 15 oz. Due to this, he has cerebral palsy, but he doesn’t let it stop him. “I am always determined to make it impact in as many lives as I possibly can,” he says. 

How are you involved with self-determination? Why did you join the SD Network?

Brett shows self-determination by not giving up. “I keep fighting every single day of my life. My life may not be perfect, but somebody always has it worse,” he tells us. He joined the Network to make a difference. 

Tell us some good news - what's the most exciting thing happening for you (or in Wisconsin) in terms of self-determination?

Brett is working with legislators and stand functional screen for long-term care. “This isn’t going to happen overnight, but I’m not going to stop until it is changed,” he says.

What are some of your hobbies?

Brett enjoys watching TV and playing video games. He also loves spending time with his family and friends.

***We love hearing the views and opinions of Network members. We need to mention that the views and opinions expressed on this site are those of the person who is sharing them. They do not necessarily reflect InControl Wisconsin or any of our supporters and funders.



Dislike 0