American former competition swimmer who broke the world record for the 200-meter breaststroke, winning a gold medal at the 2012 Olympics. She later retired from competitive swimming and began RISE mentors, a program for Olympians to train and inspire child athletes.
She attended USC where she studied communications.
She is a spokesperson for the United Nations Foundation.
She had a relationship with fellow swimmer Ricky Berens.
She competed in the Olympics with Ryan Lochte.