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Springfield’s Preciado wins Ms. Wheelchair Oregon

Photo Provided / Melinda Preciado of Springfield, who lost her right leg last year, is promoting her platform, “Making America adaptable for all” during several events later this year.

SPRINGFIELD – Your new Ms. Wheelchair Oregon has been crowned – and she’s a local. Melinda Preciado of Springfield will represent the state at the national competition in Grand Rapids, Michigan, later this year. 

She lost her right leg last year and has been advocating for her platform, “Making America adaptable for all,” ever since.

“And that really means all,” said Preciado. “Adapting . . .

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