She lives for this, the vision and the drive.
Perhaps one day she’ll skate on the ice with a child or watch others play wheelchair basketball, with dreams lived and shared under one roof, bonds between friends and family made stronger through sports.
This is what excites her.
“I’m determined to see this through,” said Amy Gomes, 55, her voice picking up. “This is what keeps me going every day.”
The Central Florida Dreamplex is Gomes’ baby, and though the facility remains a collection of architectural renderings and hope, she has a vision for how the proposed 100,000-square-foot, $12-15 million athletics complex in south Lake County will look.