David Tucker Iowa
You’re the Cure Advocate Spotlight
Meet a Hero in our YTC community, David Tucker.
We want to share his accomplishments, passions, great work and a little personal information too. Continue reading to find out what makes David such an outstanding and inspirational advocate!
What brought you to be an advocate for the American Heart Association?
I was asked.
What issues or policies are you most passionate about and why?
Issues having to do with heart disease because it has been in my family for 3 or more generations. So far, though, I’m ok (my heart, that is).
What is your favorite advocacy memory or experience so far and what made it great?
Advocating for shared school facilities in Iowa. The legislation was passed and the Governor signed the bill. I’m proud to see our hard work payoff.
What is your favorite way to be active?
Signing petitions, writing letters and calling legislators.
What is your favorite fruit or vegetable?
Apples, pears, Brussel sprouts, broccoli, cauliflower, asparagus but not Kale.