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2023 Delegates from West Virginia

  • Chris

    West Virginia, 2023

    Age: 13 | Age at T1D diagnosis: 5

    Chris loves mythology and ancient history. He also enjoys creative writing, science, and politics. He’s especially proud of being an honor roll student and... Read More

2019 Delegates from West Virginia

  • Emerson

    West Virginia, 2019

    Age: 11 | Age at T1D diagnosis: 8

    Emerson refuses to let T1D block him from doing the things he loves, which include playing lacrosse, hiking, participating in Boy Scouts and... Read More

2017 Delegates from West Virginia

  • Annelies

    West Virginia, 2017

    Age: 16 | Age at T1D diagnosis: 6

    Annelies may only be in high school, but she’s already taking college classes. As a member of the Upward Bound program, she started... Read More

2015 Delegates from West Virginia

  • Noelle

    West Virginia, 2015

    Age: 12 | Age at T1D diagnosis: 7 months

    Noelle is an active athlete, choir member and a fervent advocate. Her experience on a competitive travel soccer team has taught her... Read More

2013 Delegates from West Virginia

  • Adam

    West Virginia, 2013

    Age: 16 | Age at T1D diagnosis: 10

    With a unique outlook on his disease, Adam shares his T1D experience with all who will listen. “Being outgoing is my way of... Read More

  • Molly

    West Virginia, 2013

    Age: 12 | Age at T1D diagnosis: 9

    Molly’s favorite place to be is in the kitchen, cooking and baking, and one day, she hopes to be a professional chef. But... Read More

2011 Delegates from West Virginia

  • Jay

    West Virginia, 2011

    Though people with type 1 are currently restricted from obtaining a commercial pilot's license, Jay isn't letting that stop him from pursuing his dream. He started a group called "Pilots... Read More

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