John Morris is a 26-year-old frequent flyer, known for traveling the world with one hand, a passport and a power wheelchair. He is also the Founder of WheelchairTravel.org.
John holds a Bachelor's degree in History and Political Science and a Master's degree in History from Florida State University. After a serious car accident in 2012, he became a burn survivor and triple amputee. He re-entered the world as a disabled man after 39 surgeries and more than a year of extensive medical treatment. Today, John is a passionate advocate for disability rights and a leading authority on accessible travel. He has flown more than 400,000 miles with his disability, making him one of the world's most traveled wheelchair users.
John's breadth of experience in traveling with a disability has made him a regular contributor to online publications and a valuable resource to journalists. Press inquiries can be directed via e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please be sure to include your deadline when making a request.
Mentions & Interviews:
The following articles are ones that I have been mentioned in or contributed to in some way.
O'Hare holiday travel tips: 7 experts map out their secrets | Chicago Tribune
MCTS Receives National Recognition for Outstanding Service | Urban Milwaukee
Tips for Traveling With Limited Mobility | Stride Travel
Where To Stay When Away | Quest Magazine (Summer 2016)
When Your Summer Plans Go Awry | Magic of Miles
What Inspired Me To Start A Travel Blog | Safe Travels By Sally
Report: Physical Accessibility in Russia | The Mendeleyev Journal
Australian woman fighting to change the global aviation industry | ABC News: PM with Mark Colvin
15 Disability Travel Blogs That Will Inspire You | UKS Mobility
5 Great Travel Blogs By Authors With Reduced Mobility | Enable Holidays
Elevator upgrades at 57th Street station entrance moved to 55th Street | Midtown Gazette
John Morris - Traveling by Wheel | Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors
Articles I've Written:
These are articles that I have written for other websites or publications.
5 Must-See Things in Berlin, Germany | SimplyEmma
To the Person Adjusting to a New Life of Disability | The Mighty
International travel in a Wheelchair on SkyTeam flights | DeltaPoints
Use These 5 Tips To Make Air Travel Pleasant | East Orlando Post
Wanderlust and the Joys of Travel | East Orlando Post