Lincoln Southeast High School
Language Arts Teacher & Step Chain Coach
Nominated By: Principal Tanner Penrod
As a Language Arts teacher, sponsor of the LSE Step Chain, and a leader of the LSE Equity Cadre and LSE Equity Committee, Ms. Martinez exemplifies the LSE mission of Learning, Leadership and Service. Students at LSE look to Ms. Martinez as an ally, a teacher that champions inclusivity, equity and multiple perspectives in and out of the classroom. Ms. Martinez is also a leader amongst her colleagues as a leader of the LSE Equity Committee and volunteering her time to lead a book study focused on equity for LSE staff.