Automobile racing driver
Born deaf; graduated South Dakota School for the Deaf (1986) and Gallaudet University; native of Sioux Falls, SD. Began driving in auto races in 1985 at age 17, continuing to race sprint cars on weekends while working for the Communication Service for the Deaf in SD. Won over 40 auto races. Also ran a Web-based business selling racing car parts, Weekend Racing Parts, Inc. (http://www.weekendracingparts.com).
The Transcendent Territory, p.202.