Staying the Course in Public Education
Feb 15, 2019 7:30 AM
Adale Martin, Norfolk School Board
Staying the Course in Public Education

Ms. Adale M. Martin grew up in northeastern Ohio.  She has a BA in French and International Studies from The Ohio State University, a master’s degree in Public Administration from Louisiana State University (LSU) and is a PhD candidate in Public Policy at Old Dominion University with a specialization in Collaboration and International Security policy areas. 

She has extensive experience in the nonprofit sector with a focus on professional development and training.  She started her career at the American Society of Clinical Oncology (ASCO), in the Education, Science, and Publications Department, where she coordinated continuing medical education training and scientific programs for oncologists and researchers worldwide.  As the Assistant Manager of Operations and Planning at the LSU, National Center for Biomedical Research & Training, Academy of Counter-terrorist Education, she managed training and curriculum development for Emergency Responders and SWAT teams across the U.S. and its territories.  Currently, Ms. Martin is the Executive Director of the Slover Library Foundation.