Humberto Gurmilan is an award winning producer, journalist, and author. He overcame a severe surfing accident that left him paralyzed from the chest down and now works in the community to help others accomplish their goals. Humberto’s greatest joys are spending time with his family and nephews and enjoying his time near or in the ocean.

Humberto is also a motivational speaker, he directs The Gurmilan Foundation and also teaches communication in San Diego.

Humberto's Projects

The Gurmilan Foundation

Humberto is passionate about working to help others accomplish their dreams.  The mission is to empower individuals with disabilities in challenged communities.

Overcome Podcast

The Overcome Podcast is a 50-minute show hosted by Humberto Gurmilan which features amazing individuals that have overcome adversity. New episodes coming this summer!

Motiva Digital Agency

Motiva is a full-service digital agency. We partner with clients to drive their business outcomes with best-in-class online presence and modern video production.

Work with Humberto

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