Jim Gleason is a heart recipient (received in 1994) with a passion for living life to the fullest built upon a foundation of life goal setting.
In this talk he develops the concept of using one’s dreams turned into reality by building off personal values to a plan of action that leads to living life each and every day to its fullest. Jim is a certified coach who mentors heart patients through the complex life challenge of heart transplantation.
Jim and his “donor mom” wife, Pam, are known for their unique presentations on organ donation and transplantation given from coast to coast. Jim is an active volunteer with many organizations from the local OPO to the UNOS board, currently serving as president of TRIO and his local Philadelphia chapter.