“There was such a shift from what I thought life was going to be, to what it turned out to be. That’s where things really started for me. It’s where I started growing up, I would say.”
In early September of 2001, Kevin Finch moved from his childhood home in Puyallup, Wash., to the dorms at Pacific Lutheran University (PLU) to start his freshman year in college. His plan was to finish in 4 years with a degree in something related to health care, an idea that began to unravel on just his second day of class.