Dany is the mother of 2 children with spinal muscular atrophy (SMA): 2-year-old Landon and 5-year-old Ruby. She lives in Wisconsin with her children, husband Terence, and mother Margie.
Ashley lives on a farm in Wisconsin with her husband Darren and 4 daughters: twin 5-year-old daughters Natalie and Jaena, 3-year-old Collins, and 1-year-old Heidi. Collins was diagnosed with Type II SMA at 8 months.
Keyrin is a 17-year-old high school student from Los Angeles, California, who lives with Type 2 SMA. Her aspirations include going to the University of California, Berkeley and becoming a scientific journalist.
Liz is the mom of a Type I/II SMA angel. She is a project management and marketing consultant who lives in Southern California with her husband, Jim, and their 2 unaffected children (ages 10 and 18) and 3 dogs.Read her stories
Adult with SMA
Lisa is 55 years old and has Type 3 SMA. She was born and raised in Brooklyn, NY, where she worked as a speech and language therapist. She is the author of 4 educational children’s books.
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