Nick Pettis

Adult with CF

Nick was diagnosed with cystic fibrosis at 3 months old. He graduated from Auburn University with a BS in accounting, earned an MBA from Clayton State University, and has earned a certificate in computer science from Georgia Institute of Technology. After working as an accountant for 6 years, Nick is now working as a software engineer. He has participated in many Great Strides walks and has hosted three golf tournaments to raise money for the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Georgia Chapter. Nick lives in metro Atlanta with his parents and two sisters. You can connect with him on Facebook and Instagram at @npettis24.

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Although they have been full of physical and emotional challenges, as well as life interruptions, multiple transplants have helped me become the person I am.

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