See and hear some of John’s interviews about his life and memoir SOMEONE LIKE ME.

John W. Quinn

Interview with Mitch Albom on the Mitch Albom Radio Show, WJR Detroit

Listen to this remarkable interview here.

Interview with FOX 11 Tucson

John may have cerebral palsy, but he never let it limit him.  He kept his CP secret to not only get in the Navy, but maintained that secret during his entire 20-year career where he obtained the rank of Senior Chief Petty Officer.   John is now a much sought-after motivational speaker.  He sat down with KOLD News 13’s Kayna Whitworth.

Triumphing Over Cerebral Palsy: John Quinn at TEDxTucson

Watch John share his remarkable story of hard work, diversity and inclusion at a TEDx event at the University of Arizona.

National “No Limits” Disability Campaign

Keynote Speaker Garden City, MI 2015 Veterans Day Observance

Featured in Miraval Resort Life in Balance Magazine

John had the honor of being featured in Miraval Magazine’s Fall Issue (Page 15). Miraval is rated by many to be one of the top resorts in the world. Click here to read more.

2016 Veteran of the Year Finalist for the State of Michigan

John W. Quinn - Author of Someone Like Me


John W. Quinn is author of the powerful memoir “Someone Like Me – An Unlikely Story of Challenge and Triumph Over Cerebral Palsy.

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