Christi Hockel – Walnut Creek, CA
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Confident and poised, Christi Hockel shares the “Ups and Downs” of her life with candor and humor.
Punctuated by her Power Point presentation, Christi outlines the successes as well as the disappointments she has encountered, first and foremost as a human, and secondly, as a young woman with extra challenges. Christi makes it very clear that people who have Down syndrome can enjoy full and meaningful lives, and ought not be considered disposable by society. Her joy in life is unmistakable.