1 Stuart Miller was diagnosed with IgA nephropathy in May 2008. Through lifestyle changes and with good care from his doctors, Stuart was able to manage his IgA nephropathy until July 2018. Thanks to his wife Carole and the Paired Kidney Donor Exchange, Stuart was able to have a preemptive transplant at Emory University Hospital in Atlanta. Stuart and his wife own a wholesale home décor business. When he is not working, he enjoys spending time with friends and his two dogs (Theodore & Oliver), as well as cooking and following his favorite sports teams from his hometown, Boston. He is an ambassador for the American Association of Kidney Patients and an advocate for the National Kidney Foundation.