Roland Martin is one of Americas most popular journalists of the century. He is a host, a senior analyst, an international speaker, author and the chief executive officer of Nu Vision Media. You may explore in details below the biography, career and net worth of Roland Martin in 2019.
Early Life & Biography:
Roland Martin official and the full birth name is probably Roland Sebastian Martin. He was born on November 14, 1968, in Houston city in Texas, United States. His father’s name is known to be Reginald Lynn Martin Sr., and his mother’s is Emelda Martin. The family is originally from Louisiana, and his maternal great-grandparents were from Haiti, the Caribbean.
Roland Martin was raised and grew up generally and mainly in his hometown in Texas. Educationally, his early schooling took place at the Yates High School. He graduated from the Texas A&M University with a bachelor of science degree in journalism. He also earned his master’s degree from the Louisiana Baptist University, in Christian communications. He might be the only son of his parents as we do not know if he has any siblings.
Roland Martin doesn’t have an interesting personal life like those actors and musicians. We do not know whom his previous girlfriends or partners are as there is no dating history for him in the records. He has been married to Jacquie Hood Martin since 2001. His wife is a PHD, professional speaker, author, yoga educator and the chief executive officer of the J. Hood & Associates.
Career, Awards & Nominations:
Roland Martin worked as a host and a commentator through his career. He worked for the TV One, and most of the shows he hosted were cancelled. He also worked as a contributor with the CNN for their shows such as AC360 and The Situation Room. He started his work as a senior analyst for Tom Joyner Morning Show many years ago.
Roland Martin still didn’t win many awards. He won a total of 2 NAACP Image Awards which he received in 2017 and 2018 consecutively. The awards were in the category of Outstanding Host in a Talk, Reality, News/Information or Variety Series for “News One Now” program.
Roland Martin most recent and newest work has been on “Roland Martin Unfiltered”, which is a web series that he is the host of. He might have new series and shows appearances on TV but that’s still not official. He has been active on social media platforms as he has more than 500 thousand followers on Twitter and over 260 thousand on Instagram.
Net Worth & Earnings:
The American journalist Roland Martin has an estimated net worth of more than $4 million. His richness came from his work on many shows. The estimated salary and earnings which Roland Martin received annually are unknown.
Roland Martin is one of the United States most influential journalists these days. He worked on various shows and one of his latest is “News One Now”, which he recently received 2 awards for. Roland Martin and his wife, Jacquie Hood Martin, have probably been happy together for years.