WALK THE LINE CEO ERICA COULSTON APPOINTED TO BRAIN INJURY ASSOCIATION OF MICHIGAN BOARD OF DIRECTORS

July 8th, 2014

Brighton, Mich., June 2, 2014 – The Brain Injury Association of Michigan (BIAMI) today publicly announced the appointment of Southfield businesswoman Erica Coulston to their Board of Directors. Coulston is Founder and President of Walk the Line to SCI Recovery, Inc., a leading spinal cord and traumatic brain injury (TBI) recovery center in Southfield. She is one of four newly appointed board members who were officially inducted at the BIAMI’s Annual Meeting last month in Frankenmuth.

The announcement was made by BIAMI President Mike Dabbs. “We’re absolutely thrilled to welcome Erica to our board,” said Dabbs. “Her positive energy, determination and leadership skills will prove to be invaluable as we move forward.”

Erica founded Walk the Line in 2007 following a C6/7 spinal cord injury in 2003 that resulted in paralysis and limited use of her arms and hands. She holds numerous awards for her business acumen and advocacy, including awards from Pioneers for Peace, Baker College, Oakland County and the D-Man Foundation. Erica has also served on the Board of Directors of the Coalition Protecting Auto No-Fault since 2013. Her BIAMI experience includes co-chairing the Annual Legacy Society Spring Fling Host Committee in 2013 and 2014. She holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Western Michigan University. Her board term expires in 2017.

About the Brain Injury Association of Michigan
The Brain Injury Association of Michigan (BIAMI) is dedicated to improving the lives of those affected by brain injury and reducing the incidence and impact of brain injury through education, advocacy, support, treatment services and research. Founded in 1981, the Brighton, Mich.-based BIAMI represents the primary conduit to the extensive statewide network of facilities, programs and professionals that has become nationally recognized as a center of excellence in brain injury treatment and rehabilitative care. For more information, visit www.biami.org.