Derek talks about invisible disabilities and the Invisible Disabilities Association. He also shares his story of how he is one of only 30 known people who became “Acquired Savants” after a head injury. Derek is the only person known to acquire the ability to play an instrument.
Derek tells Denise about meeting Jazz Singer, Mandy Harvey and teaming together to product the single, “The Script.” Mandy is an IDA Ambassador who lost her hearing in college. Despite all odds, she continued her love for music and is now a singer, songwriter and motivational speaker.
Colorado and Company with Denise Plante and Derek Amato