The year 2006 was a year filled with obstacles, but Lynn Tracey walked right past them. Even after the loss of her mother and a knee injury, Tracey went on to become America's best race walker over the age of 50.
More than 20 years ago, Lynn Brooks walked away from a successful career because she had an idea about how she could help boost the image of her beloved New York City. Now, she and her volunteer organization are stronger than ever.
Lynn Peters Adler
Society has made great strides against racism and sexism, but there's one -ism people still don't want to talk about -- ageism. One woman has made it her life's mission to change that.