Kathy Tammark

YEARS INVOLVED WITH SPECIAL OLYMPICS: As a parent, seven years and as a registered volunteer, one.

WHAT IS YOUR VOLUNTEER POSITION: Basketball Program Volunteer

HOW YOU BECAME INVOLVED: My daughter, Kristina, actively participates in many sports and my husband, Peeter, coaches basketball so it was only natural that I, too, become involved.

WHAT YOU LIKE ABOUT VOLUNTEERING:  I get to meet with different people and witness the athletes strive to become the very best competitors they can.

MOST MEMORABLE MOMENT OR EVENT AS A VOLUNTEER:  Sharing in the annual Christmas celebrations with my basketball family.