1 hr 12 min

J.R. Martinez: Army Veteran, Burn Survivor, Actor, Motivational Speaker, Best-Selling Author, and Dancing with the Stars Season 13 Winner Girls with Grafts

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For burn survivors like J.R. Martinez, telling his story to inspire was both a valuable and gratifying way to help others, and in turn, also help with his own healing. J.R. used what Phoenix Society calls the healing power of peer support that has helped thousands of burn survivors over the years.

When J.R. told his story, the local and national media listened—and his resilience, charm, and optimism were some of what earned him spots on both All My Children and Dancing with the Stars. In this episode, we talk with J.R. about his journey to motivational speaking, acting, and of course, Dancing with the Stars.

About J.R. Martinez
J.R. Martinez is an Army veteran, burn survivor, actor, motivational speaker, New York Times best-selling author and Dancing with the Stars season 13 winner. J.R has traveled the world speaking with troops at various bases, as well as serving as keynote speaker for numerous major corporate events, non-profits, Universities and Fortune 500 companies. J.R. devotes himself to spreading his message of resilience and optimism.

Our Sponsor, Pritzker Hageman
A special thank you to our Season One Sponsor, Pritzker Hageman. The Pritzker Hageman burn injury legal team helps burn survivors, and their loved ones pursue compensation and justice throughout the United States. If you have legal questions, the attorneys at Pritzker Hageman are ready to help. Find out more at LegalJourney.guide

Resources shared on the show: https://redcircle.com/shows/3281f09f-40a0-43d9-ad81-1acce29f8de4/episodes/92d961a4-1107-4ed9-9a91-486961665543?_ga=2.44364327.281676762.1669740539-1632330032.1663854512

For burn survivors like J.R. Martinez, telling his story to inspire was both a valuable and gratifying way to help others, and in turn, also help with his own healing. J.R. used what Phoenix Society calls the healing power of peer support that has helped thousands of burn survivors over the years.

When J.R. told his story, the local and national media listened—and his resilience, charm, and optimism were some of what earned him spots on both All My Children and Dancing with the Stars. In this episode, we talk with J.R. about his journey to motivational speaking, acting, and of course, Dancing with the Stars.

About J.R. Martinez
J.R. Martinez is an Army veteran, burn survivor, actor, motivational speaker, New York Times best-selling author and Dancing with the Stars season 13 winner. J.R has traveled the world speaking with troops at various bases, as well as serving as keynote speaker for numerous major corporate events, non-profits, Universities and Fortune 500 companies. J.R. devotes himself to spreading his message of resilience and optimism.

Our Sponsor, Pritzker Hageman
A special thank you to our Season One Sponsor, Pritzker Hageman. The Pritzker Hageman burn injury legal team helps burn survivors, and their loved ones pursue compensation and justice throughout the United States. If you have legal questions, the attorneys at Pritzker Hageman are ready to help. Find out more at LegalJourney.guide

Resources shared on the show: https://redcircle.com/shows/3281f09f-40a0-43d9-ad81-1acce29f8de4/episodes/92d961a4-1107-4ed9-9a91-486961665543?_ga=2.44364327.281676762.1669740539-1632330032.1663854512

1 hr 12 min