An average kidney transplant lasts between 10-15 years. The kidney Ken received from his mother has lasted over 45 years -- still going strong and looking forward to the future.
Sara began at Donate Life Northwest as Coordinator of Volunteers in August of 2007 after returning to Portland from 3 years in Panama with the Peace Corps where she worked as a Regional Volunteer Coordinator. Sara has now transitioned from her role managing volunteers to managing finances and operations. Sara is a native Oregonian and Lewis & Clark grad with a BA in Biology. She enjoys mushroom hunting and exploring Oregon's outdoors in her free time with her husband, son and cattle dog mix.