Getting to Know Ken Turley

When did you have your stroke? March 31, 2019

What is your favorite thing to do? Sports, Football, both professional and college levels

What is your favorite thing to talk about? Sports!

What is your favorite thing to read? Self-help manuals, lately they have been about aphasia and money management.

What advice would you offer to other people with aphasia? Everybody has a different way. You can experience things that others don’t.

What is your biggest accomplishment in the last year? I can drive a car using one hand. I am planning a trip back home to Philly in June. I will be driving and stopping along the way.

What was your occupation?  Sales Management for Steris Corp, I sold hospital and cardiovascular products.

What is your favorite class or activity at the ACC? Math 4 Daily Living

Do you have any pets? No. I had a cocker spaniel, named Cody, who died at 16 years of age.

What is your favorite flavor of ice cream? Chocolate

What is your favorite place to spend time? Nokomis Beach

Is there anything else you would like to tell us about yourself? My favorite hobby is Sports! I enjoy having fun with family and friends.