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Dr. Hal Hanson

Member, Race Day Board of Directors
Retired Emergency Physician, Author and Motivational Speaker

Raised in Iowa, Dr. Hanson attended the University of Iowa and completed a Family Medicine residency in Michigan. Hal now resides in Overland Park, Kansas, with his wife Julie, and their son, NF Hero and philanthropic artist Jeffrey Owen Hanson. Dr. Hanson's hobbies include writing, photography, travel and assisting with his son's art business. He is the author of "Lessons From CLOD: An Inspiring Story of Art, Philanthropy and Entrepreneurship"
a biography of his son's journey beyond adversity.