Berkeley woman wins prestigious Courage Award

May 8, 2024 9:10 am in by
Image: Community Industry Group

Berkeley resident and well known community advocate, Rebecca Schmidt-Lachlan, has been announced as the winner of the prestigious Courage Award, at the recent 2024 Stroke Awards.

Community Industry Group nominated Rebecca, who had to reinvent herself after a devastating stroke 16 years ago at the age of just 26.

Rebecca uses her own experience to inspire others, and is passionate about advocacy, and inclusion.

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