Public Servants with SCI/D
James R. Langevin is an American politician serving as the U.S. Representative for Rhode Island's 2nd congressional district since 2001. A member of the Democratic Party, he is the first quadriplegic to serve in Congress; Langevin was appointed to be the first quadriplegic Speaker pro tempore of the U.S. House of Representatives in 2019.
Jennifer "Jen" Longdon is an American politician and a Democratic member of the Arizona House of Representatives representing District 24 since January 14, 2019. Longdon was elected in 2018 to succeed State Representative Lela Alston, who instead ran for State Senate.
"Through my personal tragedy I have learned not only to survive but, Thrive. I have learned to look for and create opportunities, find solutions instead of excuses, overcome obstacles, break through walls and believe in myself. I know the importance of determination, perseverance and a positive attitude. I am passionate about spreading my knowledge with individuals and companies that truly want to succeed personally and professionally."