Rachelle Friedman

Rachelle Friedman is a c6 quadriplegic who was paralyzed at her bachelorette party in 2010 during innocent horseplay by the pool just weeks before her wedding. Her story went international and has been featured on the Today Show, CNN, HLN, MSNBC, VH1 and other various media outlets. Since then she has become a motivational speaker, blogger, ambassador for the spinal cord injury community and author of her new book "The Promise." Rachelle and her husband Chris currently reside just outside of Raleigh, N.C., and are looking to start a family in the near future and have recently started a surrogacy fundraising drive. You can follow her on Twitter here.