Charlene Taylor is an aneurysm survivor. She suffered a brain aneurysm in 2003. She lost her sister in 2001 to a brain aneurysm and then she lost her niece to a brain aneurysm in 2002. She says"God has truly blessed me."
Joe Wilson is owner and operator of Genesis Window Fashions, which he started 17 years ago. Joe and his wife Denise have one daughter, Victoria, who is a senior at the University of Cincinnati. Victoria will be attending grad school in the fall at UC, where she is majoring in Speech Language Pathology. Victoria chose this field after Joe suffered a ruptured brain aneurysm in 2015. Joe’s speech therapist made a lasting impression on Victoria, and his rupture changed the course of her future. Joe joined the TSBASG in 2018, and serves alongside his wife Denise.
LeAnna works at the TriHealth Rehabilitation Hospital as an occupational therapist. She graduated in 2004 from Indiana University. While working in Indianapolis at a rehab hospital, she began studying on her masters degree and graduated in 2012. She has been a certified brain injury specialist (CBIS) and has spent greater than 15 years working with brain aneurysm survivors.
Leanna is passionate about helping individuals after a brain injury. She joined the Tri-State Brain Aneurysm Support Group in 2019 in order to increase her awareness of the resources available to her patients as well as act as a medical professional resource.
She has volunteered in Indiana and Ohio on the Occupational Therapy Boards. She enjoys participating in community events such as the 1K steps for stroke survivors at the annual Heart Mini race. And she has volunteered at the annual Tri-State Brain Aneurysm Support Group walk.