Meet the Board: Mia Martinez, Student Board Member


photo of student member of the board Mia Martinez

Mia Martinez, Student Member of the Board
studentmemberboe@fcps.org
Elected term: July 2020 - June 2021


Biography

Mia Martinez was elected to serve as the Student Member of the Board of Education in February 2020 for her elected term July 2020 - June 2021. 

Ms. Mia Martinez, a Senior at Brunswick High School is the second student in Brunswick High's history to be elected as SMOB. She previously served as BHS’ Junior Class President, and BHS’ Student Council's Chief of Staff.

Earlier this year, Ms. Martinez served as the Legislative Affairs Coordinator for Frederick County Association of Student Councils, a student-led organization that works to represent the 41,000+ students of Frederick County. Through this position she worked directly with Maryland Senators and Delegates to advocate on youth-related bills such as the Built to Learn Act of 2020 in Annapolis, Maryland.

Ms. Martinez is a member of Maryland Association of Student Councils executive board. She served as the Publications Coordinator, and will be serving as the Corresponding Secretary from June 2020-May 2021. In addition, she has been a workshop facilitator designing and presenting successful workshops on leadership skills for state-wide conferences. 

As a dedicated student advocate, Ms. Martinez plans to get to know the concerns of her peers and bring those to the Board table.