Rare Opportunity for a Rare Disease

Amy Madison of Cibolo, Texas, has built an impressive career as an economic development executive in Texas. Yet, perhaps her biggest challenge…and reward…has been partnering with her husband, David, to raise three bright, energetic children to adulthood in spite of the rare genetic disease, ataxia-telangiectasia (A-T), so rare it impacts only about 650 in the United States.

Exemplar Genetics Provides Services to Families Affected by Cancer

Exemplar Genetics participates in an annual company service trip. This trip focuses on families affected by the diseases Exemplar is attempting to help cure.

On June 17, 2014, Exemplar employees from Sioux Center, Iowa City, and Flandreau teamed up in Des Moines to serve people affected by cancer. There were three different families and two individuals to whom Exemplar was able to provide services at various work sites throughout the day.