Rob Summers was born February 26, 1986 in Portland, Oregon. An exceptional athlete and standout student, Summers was well on his way to success. Though he excelled in many sports, baseball was his passion. Summers led his high school baseball team to a State Championship and was named a three-time All-State Pitcher and Outfielder. He was just a junior in high school when... Read More

Motivational Keynote Speaker


When Rob Summers, paralyzed from the chest down in a hit and run accident, told his surgeon, "I'm going to get up and walk again. I'm going to do this," he meant it ­ despite the fact that recovery from a spinal cord injury was unprecedented and unheard of. Today Rob is the first paraplegic in history to stand and walk... Read More