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CARY’s 12th Annual Speakers Gala Presents: J.R. Martinez
April 28 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
CARY is proud to announce that J.R. Martinez will be the keynote speaker at CARY’s 12th Annual Speakers Gala on Saturday, April 28th 2018 at the AT&T Executive Education & Conference Center from 6:00pm-9:00pm.
J.R Martinez is an American actor, author, motivational speaker, and retired U.S. Army soldier. In March of 2003, Martinez was deployed to Iraq. In April he sustained severe burns to over 34 percent of his body when his Humvee hit a roadside bomb. Since his recovery, he has since become a highly sought-after motivational speaker. Martinez began his acting career on the Emmy Award winning daytime drama All My Children. Since then, he’s appeared on numerous television shows. Many remember him best as the season 13 champion on Dancing with the Stars. He is the author of the New York Times bestseller “Full Heart: My Story of Survival, Strength, and Spirit.” Martinez serves as a spokesperson for Operation Finally Home, as well as for the Phoenix Society for Burn Survivors, and Glasswing International.
Tickets are $150 per seat so make sure to get them today and help change the lives of our community’s at-risk youth tomorrow!