Meet Devin, MDA’s 2016 State Goodwill Ambassador from Wisconsin


Devin WI

Hometown: Manitowoc, Wisconsin

Diagnosis: Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Age: 14

Favorite School Subject/Activities: I really like science and health.

Favorite People and/or Pets: I love my family, my dogs and everyone at MDA.

Interests: I enjoy drawing cars, watching sports, riding ATVs, making hand-made rainbow loom bracelets and playing video games.

My favorite Things About MDA: MDA helps so many people. The people who work at MDA are very caring and fun.

4 Fun Facts About Me: 1. I placed 3rd in a national ATV race. 2. I met Ryan Braun of the Milwaukee Brewers. 3. I love hunting, especially deer and black bear. 4. I received the ‘Muskie of the Year Award’ from Lakeland College in 2015.

A Note from Devin’s Dad, Josh: “I recognize how devastating DMD is and the countless lives it has taken, but I have a great amount of confidence in the power of unity, commitment and desire that can allow us to overcome anything.”