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This inspiring story of one of CMC’s technology adjuncts was published in the Glenwood Springs Post Independent. By Ryan Summerlin.

Screen Shot 2016-07-22 at 10.03.43 PMAlice Brouhard went from nurse to tech nerd for her family.” Creating better mountain futures for all people in our community:Alice Brouhard’s years of struggle to help her daughter overcome a traumatic childhood brain injury have led her to some places she never imagined.

That’s recently included the stage for a TEDx Talk, where she told about spearheading an initiative to sway the world’s biggest tech company to recode its operating system in a way that helps people like her daughter to live independent lives.

In 1986, Brouhard and her husband were skiing with their 5-year-old daughter, Kara, at Sunlight Mountain when a skier hit the little girl. “The minute she was hit she stopped breathing,” said Brouhard.

Her husband, Jim, and another man started CPR, but Kara would be in a coma for two months. Click for full story.