Andrew Upson

I graduated with a degree in business administration. I was planning to go for my CPA & CFP once I had a couple years in the books at a mortgage brokerage. However, my epilepsy has returned, forcing me to surrender my driver’s license.

Although, my epilepsy has returned and uprooted my current plans/goals, I am trying to find a good match for me to get my career going, test my limits, and see how my epilepsy frequency reacts (focal and/or clonic tonic).

One of my biggest goals is to help someone who is experiencing focal seizures but doesn’t know how to properly explain it to their parents, school nurse and/or doctor. When my epilepsy began returning, it was such a help having websites such as purpledayeveryday.org to look up questions and/or symptoms I was facing. I’ve noticed that when doctors can tell you really understand the situation, they’re more willing to be the most honest and straight forward with you.

Please feel free to reach out to me via email at: andrewupson98@gmail.com if you’d like to chat! 

Age Diagnosed: 12
Location: USA

Hobbies: Hiking, camping, rowing, economics, dog fostering & training.

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