Date of Birth: 12/31/1981

  • Birthweight: 3 lbs. 10 oz.
  • Weight: 56 lbs.
  • Height: 4 ft.
  • Limb Difference: yes
  • Siblings: Jeff 1977 Katie 1984
  • Living Arrangements: group home
  • Favorite Things: Annalisa loves music-especially piano; being with her favorite people and feeling well. She loves attention and pain-free moments.
  • Favorite Activities: Walking, traveling, being with family, Disney Parks and scary, fast rides. Swinging, twirling on a swing, hot tubbing, and especially tasting good food. Annalisa loves to hang around the kitchen to "help" supervise meals being cooked. She loves stealing food and laughing as she sneaks away!
  • Share & Learn: Annalisa has struggled with esophageal reflux her entire life. She has had three fundoplications. The last one nearly caused her demise as she bled so much, and there is very little tissue left to work with. She had a dilation where the esophagus was too narrow last year and has been better since. She has three high calorie supplement meals daily, but is very underweight. Her metabolism is extremely high--she needs 100mg Seroquel to sleep.
  • Keycode: 7977