Jess Gallagher is both a Summer and Winter Paralympian, having competed for Australia in Long Jump, Javelin and a number of Alpine Skiing events. She was the first Australian female athlete to win a Winter Paralympics medal.
Jess is also a fully qualified osteopath and an ambassador for a number of not-for-profit organisations.
Jess is a highly sought-after motivational speaker at corporate training programs, away days, dinners and other events. Her message of overcoming adversity and her subsequent success is both entertaining and inspiring.
A few months ago I had the absolute pleasure of being asked to be involved in a short film by videographer/ photographer Dean Saffron. He wanted to show people what makes me tick and get out of bed...