Heather Kennedy – USA
Heather Kennedy is the founder of Kathleen Kiddo, an advocacy site offering resources and connection through social media.
An entertaining speaker known for her unique talks and film presentations about living with Parkinson’s. Heather Kennedy is on a mission to share her reality of life as a women with Young SPEAK YOUR TRUTH EVEN IF YOUR VOICE SHAKES Onset Parkinson’s Disease. A diagnoses at 40 yo turned her life upside down. Her talents as a writer and performer have allowed her to package her experience for readers and audiences to glimpse the dark, light, awkward, funny, inspiring, flips, dips and turns of her journey. Since her diagnosis in 2011, she has collaborated with organizations such as the Davis Phinney Foundation, Parkinson’s Life, EPDA, Parkinson’s Foundation, Shaky Radio, APDA, The Cure Parkinson's Trust, and The World Parkinson's Congress.
By January of 2021, Heather expects to release two books, one on how to approach grief and a vivid collection of short stories.