The most innovative people in Massachusetts
These 12 pioneering individuals embody the creativity and ambition that distinguish our state.
There’s the banker who turned her family tragedy into a crusade against violence. The hiker who lost his legs, then built a bionic ankle system that is helping war veterans walk and run. The athlete who banned soda and junk food from an urban school and taught the kids to love their vegetables. These are The Boston Globe’s 2012 Most Innovative in Massachusetts - a dozen pioneering individuals who each embody the creativity and ambition that distinguish our state.