Monday motivation: Being deaf no deterrent to singing

Has life not treated you well? Has something happened to you to make you lose all hope in ever accomplishing your dream? Do you need a reminder that you can succeed despite the odds?

Then Mandy Harvey’s story is just what you need!

At age 18, a connective tissue disorder that affected her nerves, resulted in Mandy losing her residual hearing.

Mandy was enrolled as a Vocal Music Education major at Colorado State University at the time.

She dropped out of the programme, and pursued several other options, but in 2008 returned to her first passion.