Minda Dentler
First woman handcyclist to complete the Kona Ironman

Minda Dentler is a mother, financial services professional, athlete, speaker and health advocate. Despite her legs being paralyzed from contracting polio as a baby in India, Minda became the first female wheelchair athlete to complete the Ironman World Championship in Kona, Hawaii in October 2013. Through Minda's achievements as an endurance athlete and speaking engagements, Minda is committed to inspiring people with and without disabilities to set and achieve their goals. Minda participates in advocacy for eradicating polio, the disease that has impacted her. She earned an MBA in Finance and Marketing from Baruch College -– The City University of New York (CUNY) and a BA in Management Information Systems from the University of Washington. She currently resides in New York City, NY with her husband and daughter. You can find more at http://mindadentler.com.