English Teacher Launches Modeling Career At Age 50 While Overcoming Dyslexia and Rheumatoid Arthritis; Sandra Wilson Featured On Cover of ActiveOver50 Magazine

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At age 50, English Teacher Sandra Wilson Starts a Modeling Career While Overcoming a Learning Disability Plus Rheumatoid Arthritis.

ActiveOver50, the #1 magazine for the active 50+ consumer in Northern California with over 200,000 readers in print and online, features teacher/model Sandra V. Wilson, 50, on the cover of its latest issue.

High school dropout at 16. Married at 21. Divorced at 25 with two kids. English teacher at 40. Starts modeling career at 50—all the while overcoming dyslexia and rheumatoid arthritis. Her lifelong dream was to become a model on the “runway” or grace the cover of a magazine.

How does a 50 year old compete against “size 2, teenage girls?” Sandra said, “If I could conquer all the other challenges in my life, why not start a modeling career at 50?”

Lili Forrest of Deviations agency was looking for a “mature and fit” baby boomer, and Sandra had the looks and shape. Besides profiling Sandra who lives near Charleston, West Virginia, the latest issue of ActiveOver50 includes the following articles:

  • Wrong Meds Can Kill You
  • “AARP Up Close” by columnist Dr. Walter M. Bortz, II, M.D.
  • How Long Will You Live?
  • “De-Clutter Your Life” by money columnist Evelyn Preston
  • “Down Under” by travel adventure columnist Don Mankin
  • Social Security Q & A
  • “Second Acts”—by job career columnist Dr. ArLyne Diamond
  • Computer Games for the 50+
  • Doggie Breath?
  • Downsizing Challenges

About ActiveOver50 Media
ActiveOver50 is a six year old Media Company in the San Francisco Bay Area offering an array of products for the active 50+ consumer including a TV series with NBC Bay Area, trade show, newsletter, website and print magazine. The magazine reaches over 200,000 readers in print and online worldwide.

ActiveOver50 targets the active 50+ who are working, seeking work, thinking of retiring or leading active retired lives.
For more information about ActiveOver50 Media, contact publisher/CEO Larry W. Hayes at 408.921.5806 or email Larry(at)ActiveOver50(dot)com. Visit website: ActiveOver50.com.


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