Coach Martin is a native of Nashville. He is a graduate of Whites Creek High School and earned his BBA from Tennessee State University. He also received his master’s in education from TSU and has gone on to post graduate work at Fisk University and Cumberland University. Coach Martin has been teaching in Metro for the past eleven years including seven years at McGavock. He is presently the boy’s middle school basketball coach at Martin Luther King. He has taught a variety of subjects and is proud and honored to be a member of the Red Team in the Ninth Grade Academy for the 2009-2010 school year. When not teaching or coaching Coach Martin enjoys traveling, reading, and hanging out with friends at various sporting events both in Nashville and around country.