Heidi McKenzie Wants to Alter Ur Ego
For Heidi McKenzie, fashion took a back seat after she suffered a spinal cord injury in 2007. After becoming a T4 paraplegic in a car accident, McKenzie resorted to the usual mode of “nothing will work in a wheelchair.” As a 21-year-old student studying fashion merchandising at Ohio State University, she didn’t see how she could still pursue a career in fashion.
“After my accident I attended Morehead State, and they didn’t have a fashion program, but even if they did, I don’t know that I would have studied fashion. I didn’t quite know how I would fit in the fashion in