Hello! My name is Sara Carpenter. I am from Rhode Island, America’s beloved Ocean State, and as you may have guessed, I love to sail! I am presently a junior at American University, studying environmental science and law and society. My hope is to attend law school after undergrad, but that is subject to change […]
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Beth McCrary, our Advocacy Team Chair (ATC) for the JDRF Palmetto Chapter in South Carolina, is no stranger to the type 1 diabetes (T1D) world. Beth has three loved ones personally connecting her to T1D: her daughter, her nephew, and her nephew’s wife. When her daughter Hannah was diagnosed in 2008 at age seven, Beth was […]
Hi there! My name is Alex, and I was born and raised in center city Philadelphia. However, right now I call Washington, D.C. my home. I am currently a junior at Georgetown University studying biology, global health, and government. Living in D.C. holds numerous and tremendous opportunities to help hone in on any future career […]
Michael Mattis is the Advocacy Team Chair (ATC) for JDRF’s Coastal Carolina Branch in Wilmington, North Carolina. When his 10-year-old younger brother was diagnosed with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in 1998, it was only natural that he and his family became involved with JDRF. It wasn’t until his daughter, Eve, was diagnosed with T1D at […]