Vince Miele

Vince Miele Vince was born in Italy raised in Prince Rupert. He has lived in Vancouver, New Westminster, Richmond and now Tsawwassen. Vince worked for SCI BC (known as the BC Paraplegic [...]

Vivian Garcia

Vivian Garcia Vivian Garcia joined Spinal Cord Injury BC in 1988 when it was known as the BC Paraplegic Association. At that time, she mostly connected with peers about pregnancy and babies as [...]

George Pope

George Pope George Pope is a long-time SCI BC Peer Program member and mentor. He is involved in multiple non-profit groups promoting barrier-free living for all. As a volunteer peer mentor for [...]

Tyler Tingle

Tyler Tingle Tyler grew up in the BC Interior and never left.  His injury in 1989 never took away his love of things with engines and soon after his SCI, Tyler was back doing what he loved [...]

Kim Egger

Kim Egger At the time of Kim’s accident, the world was her oyster! She had just graduated high school with exceptional grades, played on the national handball team and looked forward to starting [...]

Marney Smithies

Marney Smithies Marney has always been an active person, a failed suicide attempt at age 16 left her a T5 complete paraplegic but that didn’t slow her down. Like many people who go through [...]

Amit Sharma

Amit Sharma Amit was born in Chandigarh, India and has lived in British Columbia for more than 20 years. He holds a bachelor of hotel management from I.H.M India but after moving to Vancouver at [...]