Lenell Walton served as a Power Generation Repairer (52D) in the US Army, in support of Desert Storm.
As a civilian, Lenell is a Doctoral Candidate in the Department of Special Education at the University of New Mexico, and is due to graduate this December. She is a single mother and has spent the past 11 years as a special education teacher. In her free time she likes to read, listen to music, workout, and cook. Through this expedition, Lenell hopes to gain more control over her life. She looks forward to learning more about the No Barriers Life Curriculum and to finding ways to implement it into her everyday life.