Larry Gifford, 48, is co-founder of PD Avengers and hosts the podcast "When Life Gives You Parkinson’s" which details his journey with the disease as a guy in his mid-40’s with a family and a career. He was diagnosed with Young Onset Parkinson’s Disease in August 2017. He also serves as an ambassador for the World Parkinson Congress 2022 in Barcelona, is on the Michael J. Fox Foundation patient council, hosts the Foundation’s monthly Parkinson Podcast. He has worked more than 30 years in radio throughout North America. The Ohio native is now living in Vancouver, Canada and is National Director of Talk Radio for Corus Entertainment.