Amy Purdy guest speaker at Annual Chamber COO Breakfast
Attending Annual COO Breakfast, traditional kickoff of the ski season with new videos and speeches by the heads of the four ski areas. (Yes snowmaking visible on the mountains this morning). Keynote speaker was the inspiring Amy Purdy of Adaptive Action Sports. Lost both legs below the knees at 19. Found all existing prosthetics clunky. Beat depression, designed her own new legs that allowed her to do all her old activities including snowboarding and founded a company that designs prosthetics for wounded warriors and other. Famous for her Ted Talk and Oprah appearance. Her book proceeds go to support her charitable work.