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.

welcome-hp-4John 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 john@wheelchairtravel.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

The Tourism Industry Is Finally Recognising The Importance Of Accessible Travel, But What Does It Actually Mean? | Huffington Post

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

International airlines under pressure to better accommodate travellers in wheelchairs | ABC News Australia

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

Look Me In The Eyes And Speak: Disability And Respect Through The Lens Of Air Travel | Medium

An Inconvenient Truth: My Identity Was A Pyramid Scheme | Medium

Hotel Review: New Year's Eve in the Prague Marriott Presidential Suite | TravelZork

Disability and the Transformation of Memory | Medium

To the Person Adjusting to a New Life of Disability | The Mighty

When a Panhandler in a Wheelchair Changed How I Think About Respect | The Mighty

International travel in a Wheelchair on SkyTeam flights | DeltaPoints

Use These 5 Tips To Make Air Travel Pleasant | East Orlando Post

Why Travelers With Disabilities Need To Reclaim Their Voice | The Mighty

Wanderlust and the Joys of Travel | East Orlando Post