A native of Chicago, Bryan Anderson enlisted in the Army in April 2001 and had a “ship out” date of September 11, 2001. He served two tours of duty in Iraq and was stationed in the Baghdad area. He attained the rank of sergeant in the military police and was awarded a Purple Heart. Bryan is an energetic and enthusiastic individual who enjoys challenging his limits. A natural athlete, he snowboards, wakeboards, white water–rafts, and rock climbs, among other sports. In 2006 he participated in the National Veterans Wheelchair Games and won gold medals in archery and table tennis. Bryan is the national spokesperson for Quantum Rehab, a division of Pride Performance Mobility, and USA Cares. Visit him at his website www.andersonactive.com.