I would like to receive a kidney transplant so I can enjoy my retirement years and be able to travel. However, the biggest reason is to, one day, walk my amazing daughter down the aisle and take my grandkids to a ball game.

Testing to Be my Living Donor

The very first step for those interested in being a living kidney donor and saving my life is to join the Potential Living Donor Database at with the American Transplant Foundation. At the bottom of the form, please write my name when asked who you want to test for. Please click here to complete the form.  It’s very simple and only takes 5 minutes. 

The second step is to contact my living donor coordinators at Presbyterian St. Luke’s, Christine Opp (720) 754-3127 or Kathryn O’Dea at (720) 754-2164, Kathryn.ODea@HealthONEcares.com.