Jeff suffered a massive stroke on December 30th and is currently under the care of some very amazing doctors at Barrow's in Phoenix , Arizona. In the past 36 hours Jeff has had 4 high-risk surgeries which have kept him alive. Jeff was air-lifted from his hometown in Flagstaff, Arizona to Barrow's on Saturday evening. His wife Emily is bravely standing by his side and is encouraging him every step of the way. Jeff & Emily are the most loving parents to Melanie who so precious. Jeff & Emily are both Educators: Jeff has served for many years as an education administrator and Emily is a counselor at Pondersoa School, an alternative high school, in Flagstaff. Jeff & Emily are vegans, committed to a healthy lifestyle, have a strong faith and are the kindest couple you could ever meet. Jeff became ill while teaching a cycle class at his second job as an inspiring and beloved fitness instructor. The funds raised will help Emily pay for medical and living costs due to the loss of her spouses ability to earn an income because of this severe disability. Anything you can donate will help this sweet family!