Former special education teacher turned small business owner. Dedicated surfer turned competitive skateboarder. Adventurous woman turned unstoppable force. When monthly blood transfusions to treat her hypogammaglobulinemia threatened to keep her from hitting the waves, she took to the concrete instead.
There aren’t many 39 year old novice, competitive female skaters out there, but that didn’t hold Stephanie back. She dove headfirst (sometimes literally) into skateboarding, even when it meant being the oldest skater at the competitions. (more…)