The Fighter


Elyse Mundelein is an extraordinary woman.

She was born with Down syndrome but has never let that slow her down. She’s an advocate for Down syndrome awareness, is a teaching assistant at a university and holds two part-time jobs.

The last thing she had time for was a major health crisis, but suddenly, Elyse found herself in a fight for her life. What happened next is a true story of Surviving and Thriving.