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Kristine Barnett

Kristine Barnett
Photo by Drew Endicott

Kristine Barnett is the mother of Jacob Barnett and his 3 younger siblings. She runs a daycare that includes both typical and special-needs children. She is also the founder of Jacob's Place, a non-profit organization designed to help children with autism, as well as an award-winning sports league for autistic children.

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