Tuesday, May 5, 2015

Virginia Lights

The State of Virginia is the home of 10 Autism Lights. The Virginia group is very representative of the country as it includes a vaccuum salesman, two autism mothers, two autism fathers, an autism brother, a story teller, a musician, an athlete (runner), and a journalist on the memorial roll.

 Virginia Autism Lights

  1. Al Archie is a vaccuum salesman from Fredericksburg, Virginia
  2. Elizabeth Becker is an Autism Mother from Wytheville, Virginia. Her son Matt Johnson has autism. 
  3. Karen Jackson is an Autism Mother from Norfolk, Virginia. Her daughter Samantha has autism. She has been instrumental in leadership of the Faith Inclusion Network. 
  4. Joe Hill is an Autism Father and iPad app creator from Chesapeake, Virginia
  5. Marc Leber is a runner from Suffolk, Virginia who befriended a young man with autism named Ashton McCormick. He know attends Georgia Tech University.
  6. Joel Manzer is an Autism Father from Norfolk, Virginia
  7. Robbin Thompson is a musician from Richmond, Virginia.
  8. Spencer Timme is an Autism brother from Norfolk, Virginia. His brother Mitchel has autism.
  9. Jim Weiss is a storyteller from Charlottesville, Virginia
  10. Dan Olmsted (1952-2017) was the owner and editor of Age of Autism. He was from Falls Church, Virginia. 
    You may reach all these posts by searching the blog through the "Virginia" Label.

    The map of Virginia is attributed to By TUBS [CC BY-SA 3.0 (http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0)], via Wikimedia Commons

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