MediaMasters: Jonathan Martin

MediaMasters: Jonathan Martin is in the past.

The Department of Communication and Journalism presents the MediaMasters Lecture Series featuring Jonathan Martin, National Correspondent for Al Jazeera America Network on Monday, March 12, at 6 p.m. in the Ezell Center, room 301.

This event is free and open to the public. Free pizza will be served.

Jonathan Martin
Jonathan Martin is an award-winning broadcast journalist who started his career as a reporter at the CBS affiliate in Augusta, Georgia. Martin then spent six years as a reporter and anchor at WSMV Channel 4 News in Nashville. Last year, Martin joined the new national TV network, Al Jazeera America, where he works as a national correspondent based in the southeast. Martin is an Atlanta native and graduate of Auburn University. He is also the president of the Nashville Association of Black Journalists. He spends a lot of his time volunteering with various youth organizations, including the Boys & Girls Clubs and Big Brothers Big Sisters of Middle Tennessee.

The MediaMasters Speaker Series honors communications professionals whose body of work stands as a model and inspiration for the next generation.