Friday Feb 28
J.R. Martinez Returns to Middle East for the First Time Since War Injury: 'It Was Intense'
It's been 11 years since Dancing with the Stars champ and injured Iraq war veteran J.R. Martinez has been back to the Middle East after a land-mine explosion left him with severe burns, but Martinez tells PEOPLE his return was an "amazing experience."
J.R. Martinez' book - Full of Heart' at the 5th annual Compassion in Caring luncheon.
Annual luncheon to benefit Tidewell Hospice with keynote speaker, J.R. Martinez, actor, author, motivational speaker and army veteran, will share his message of resilience and optimism while focusing on celebrating life and the relationships that make every day special.