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September 24, 2019

It is with a heavy heart that we learn of the passing of Casey Schaeffer, Ms. Wheelchair Kentucky 2015. Casey fought a long, hard battle with an infection related to her disability for several years and on September 18, 2019 Casey could no longer fight and was laid to...

April 4, 2019


MWCA: First of all, Congratulations on your win!

Angela: Thank you!

MWCA: What was the pageant like? From the perspective of a volunteer and spectator it is lot of fun, but I know it is a lot of work, especially for the contestants. This was your second MWCA pageant. Di...

On March 16, 2019 , I was crowned Ms Wheelchair California 2019. I was in such Aw as the crown was placed on my head. I had tears running down my face as looked into the audience I could see my whole family and friend Tammy crying along with me. I was so proud of mysel...

A very good friend and mentor, Fernanda Castelo, invited me to a movie viewing one night. The movie was called "I’ll Push You" and can be seen here at www.illpushyou.com. The production company is Brave Maker and you can check them out at www.bravemaker.com. They are a...

The Vegas event came together magically. Not unlike most of our events. We’v been incredibly fortunate during this reign. 

The Pageant goddesses smiled down on us for this event and we were incredibly grateful. 

Following the San Mateo Abilities Expo in October, Jeff fro...

I dedicate this post to my beautiful friend Fernanda. You’re a fighter and you will be back in action again soon. 

Fernanda introduced me to Olenka Steciw Villarreal, the founder of  All-Abilities Park Magical Bridge, and the incredible team at last fall. 

Fernanda...

The boss, Robin Wearley, the founder of ADAPTS , had the fantastic idea to stay at an Airbnb rather than separate hotel rooms. This set up give us a  chance  to bond and learn so much about one another. I should’ve  guessed it, my mom and Robin share birthdays a week a...

February 20, 2019

On February 20th, I was invited back to UOP to speak to another class of the physical therapy students. I’ve been in physical therapy for the last 17 years and prior to that was a huge fan of their work as a college Soccer player pursuing a career as a professional Soc...

Thank you to Professor Jaffe for inviting the ADAPTS team and GUSTO By KW out for their 7th Annual Assistive Technology Fair. This was an exciting event for me as it would be the first event I would be attending  with my GUSTO, my Mobility Device accessories company al...


The Vegas event came together magically - not unlike most of our events. We’ve been incredibly fortunate during this reign. 

The Pageant goddesses smiled down on us for this event and we were incredibly grateful. 

Following the San Mateo Abilities Expo in October,...

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