Molly G. Martin

Director, New America Indianapolis

Molly G. Martin is the director of New America Indianapolis where she works with local communities on issues of racial and economic equity. Prior to joining New America, Martin spent ten years at Lumina Foundation—the nation's largest private foundation focused exclusively on postsecondary education — and focused on organizational learning, effective philanthropic practice, internal communications, and low-cost, public solutions for returning adult students. Before joining the philanthropic sector, Martin was an award-winning freelance writer and reporter, worked in student and academic affairs at Butler University and Indiana University - Purdue University Indianapolis, directed marketing for a healthcare start-up in her native West Virginia, and clerked at the WV Consolidated Public Retirement Board.