Mia Schaikewitz was a rising star on her high school swim team when a ruptured blood vessel in her spinal cord (AVM) left her paralyzed from the waist down. With resilience and determination, Mia finished high school and excelled at the University of Florida. After moving to Los Angeles, where she began a career in graphic design and branding, Mia has continued to compete in adaptive sports. She brings the same positive attitude to everything she does, including her search for Mr. Right – a journey that forces her to confront deeper issues.