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About Sophie


Originally from Illinois, Sophie has lived in Denver, Colorado for the last two years and works as a special education teacher. She graduated from the University of Missouri with her Bachelor of Science in Special Education, and completed her Master's Degree at Vanderbilt University with a specialization in Severe & Profound Disabilities. 

Sophie has two brothers, one of whom has another type of rare epilepsy called Dravet Syndrome. Her brother, who lives with multiple comorbidities, has inspired her dedication to support individuals with disabilities and their families in various ways.

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