• East Chapel - Main Level (map)
  • 1780 South Campus Drive
  • Salt Lake City, UT, 84148
  • United States

Meg Johnson people of all abilities with her motto: When life gets too hard to stand, just keep on rollin'! Meg fell off a cliff and broke her neck in 2004, at the age of 22. She spent four months in the hospital recovering from multiple injuries and returned home without the use of her legs, back, stomach, or hands - a quadriplegic. Wheelchair bound and determined, Meg refuses to sit still. Since she was paralyzed, Meg has competed at the national Ms. Wheelchair America pageant in New York, winning the Spirit Award; founded and directs Ms. Wheelchair Utah; instituted a service outreach program; and authored several books. She received the 2012 Weber County Athena Award, which recognizes her service efforts. Her motivational books and live-recorded talks on CD are available at book stores. Meg’s newsletter, Meg’s Monthly Message, is read by thousands across the globe. Meg has been married to her husband, Whit Johnson, since 2008 and they have one daughter.