Coretta Martin is a lifelong educator on a mission toward social justice by ensuring quality education and economic growth for Black and brown people worldwide. She received her Bachelor of Science degree in Communication Sciences and Disorders with a minor in French from Howard University and received her Master of Arts degree in Education from the University of Southern California. She is currently a student at Harvard University studying Global Development Practice and is a member of the University of Pennsylvania Project-Based Learning Graduate Certificate program.
Serving as a teacher, school-based instructional leader, special education director, and systems-level academic leader, her career has allowed her to work with students at the elementary, middle, and high school levels. With a passion for global education and social justice, Coretta prioritises working with international organizations specializing in teacher and leader training, curriculum development, and increasing access to study abroad opportunities for people of colour. In her spare time, Coretta enjoys travelling the world, studying, and breaking Escape Room records.