Every little girl dreams of growing up to be someone special, and for Santina Muha, she was no different. But when she became paralyzed at the age of 5 in a car accident, this New Jersey girl had to take on life as a wheelchair-user.
Santina Muha however hasn’t been phased by her wheelchair one bit. A writer, actress, comic, host, public speaker and diversity in media consultant, learn all about the fabulous Santina Muha below. Read this entry
Ooooh-wee. I’m excited about this one. In episode #69 of our podcast No Free Rides, I interview the brand new Ms. Wheelchair America 2011 Alexandra McArthur. You will be enamoured with this effervescent 22 year from from North Carolina, who’s new to using a wheelchair.
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Here she is! Ms. Wheelchair America 2011 was crowned Saturday night and the title goes to 22 year old Alexandra McArthur, a lovely young woman with Muscular Dystrophy. Diagnosed as a child, she’s been using a wheelchair for 3 years now, and is still getting used to the “wheelchair image.”
The talented Alexis Ostrander, as well as the Defining Beauty Team, have made an amazing documentary called Defining Beauty, a film that highlights all of the gorgeous and inspiring women in the Ms. Wheelchair America pageant. Vote for her film to win $25k as part of the Pepsi Refresh Project!