ROLAND S. MARTIN, GUEST SPEAKER
Theme: The NAACP: A Legacy of Justice For All
Roland S. Martin is a nationally award-winning and multifaceted journalist.
A nationally syndicated columnist with Creators Syndicate, Mr. Martin is an author, commentator for TV
One Cable Network and host of "Washington Watch with Roland Martin”. He is also a CNN Analyst,
appearing on a variety of the network's shows. In October 2008, he joined the Tom Joyner Morning
Show as senior analyst.
Named by Ebony Magazine in 2008, 2009 and 2010 as one of the 150 Most Influential African Americans
in the United States, he is the 2008 and 2009 winner of the NAACP Image Award for Best Interview.
An insightful and provocative analyst, Mr. Martin has appeared numerous times on a variety of
American networks, as well as media outlets in Canada, Columbia, Italy, Australia and South Africa.
He has won more than 30 professional awards for journalistic excellence, including a regional Edward R.
Murrow Award from the Radio Television News Directors; top reporting honors from the National
Association of Black Journalists; the National Association of Minorities in Cable, and the National
Associated Press-Managing Editors Conference.
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