Kortney Clemons

  • Hero and Iraq war veteran
  • 2007 was one of two soldiers that represented veterans on President’s Commision on Care for America’s returning Wounded
  • First soldier/person to drive Segway into Oval office Meet with Representative Dole and Secretary Donna Shalala to help improve benefits for veterans at White House this fall
  • Featured as one of top seven persons in USA in 2007 on ABC
  • Essence magazine flew him, to Puerto Rico to do photo shoot in April as one of America’s top men
  • Opened trading as honored guest on Wall street in June.
  • Versus, CNN, BET TV, USA Today One of 10 athletes and only paralympic athlete chosen with other sports figures: Bo Knight, Jeff Gordon, Martina Navratilova, and Mariano Rivera
  • Made Pan/Parapan American Games in Rio de Janerio, Brazil in summer of 2007 after lifting over 340 pounds to win national title for 165 pounders
  • Won National track championships in 100 meters in Atlanta for both 2006 and 2007
  • Represented USA in Paralympic World Cup May 7-13, 2007 at Manchester, England

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