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Would your group benefit from an expert speaker on homelessness?
Try Ken Martin!

Why Ken?
  • Washington DC native with multi-faceted perspective on the subject developed through years of experience! 
  • A man of integrity willing to tailor his presentation to suit the needs of your group.
  • It is difficult to find a willing speaker that is equally knowledgeable/qualified and credible! 

Related Work History:
  • VISTA Volunteer                                       Youth Substance Abuse Prevention
  • Community Improvement Corporation           Crisis Intervention Counselor
  • DC Coalition For The Homeless                                             Shelter Manager
  • Associated Catholic Charities              Transitional Counselor/Program Administrator
  • Martin Real Estate Services                              Business/Property Manager
  • Mortgage America/DC                                   Marketing /Business Manager 
Related Life Experiences:

Recovering alcoholic.
Former homeless college student.
Displaced by fire
One-time simultaneous owner of four homes relegated to homelessness
Has Hidden Disabilities and has same in parental experience. Over 80% of homeless have hidden disabilities.
Couch-surfer, Park Dweller, Airport Tenant, [even stayed overnight in warming station (under threat of arrest)]
(Former) Street Sense Vendor
Advocate, Writer, Forum Planner/Panelist, and Exhibited Photographer. 

Street Sense Highlights:
Photographed Living Legend Congressman John Lewis, D-GA

Interviewed former Senator Al Franken, D-MN
This one got me in the Smithsonian!

Participated with the Interactive Art Bus Project. 

Contributor to National Presbyterian School Service Project
After hearing my spoken word "Can you see me?" and being "skooled" on Rap by Street Sense Vendor/Artist Marcellus Phillips this happened:


For more information or to discuss projects, please email Ken at contactus@martinendeavours.com