J.R. MARTINEZ (IRAQ WAR VETERAN/SPEAKER/ACTOR)
The "Dancing With The Stars" cast member suffered physical and emotional wounds in the Iraq war.
J.R. Martinez suffered both physical and emotional wounds when his military vehicle hit an I.E.D. within weeks of his deployment to Iraq. J.R.'s story of how this tragedy revealed his true life's purpose is exceptionally poignant. As a motivational speaker, actor, and now "Dancing With The Stars" cast member, J.R.'s fearless, exuberant approach to life is both infectious and inspiring.