Edie Anderson

Venice, Florida

Edie Anderson became an Ambassador for the Davis Phinney Foundation in 2015, two years after being diagnosed with Parkinson’s. Edie is passionate about helping people with Parkinson’s adopt a proactive lifestyle in order to improve their quality of life despite the challenges of living with a chronic illness. She delivers a message of hope from her Parkinson’s platform by encouraging a holistic approach to achieving better physical, mental, and spiritual wellbeing. Edie’s active lifestyle includes walking her dog, gardening, dancing, swimming, and working out at the gym. She and her husband, Scott, live on the Gulf Coast of Florida where they enjoy a regular dose of sun, sand, and surf – good medicine for the heart, body, and mind.