UM Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy: Jonatan Martinez

Jonatan Martinez

Jonatan Martinez, a Detroit native, has been working as a program manager at Wayne State University’s Center for Urban Studies for the past three years. His work has focused on developing and implementing programs that work on the mitigation of lead poisoning and asthma within Detroit. He is also involved in environmental justice efforts as a Clean Air Council fellow and intern at the Michigan Environmental Justice Coalition. Jonatan attended Michigan State University, where he received a Bachelor’s degree in Zoology. Prior to his time at Wayne State, his work focused on the evolution of spatial cognition and cognitive genomics within Michigan States Department of Integrative Biology. In his spare time, Jonatan enjoys biking, hiking, and dancing.