Principal Consultant, California State Assembly Budget Committee
Mark Martin is a principal consultant for the State Assembly Budget Committee, focusing on budget issues related to higher education. He works on state funding and policy issues related to the University of California, California State University, California Community Colleges, and the California Student Aid Commission. He has worked for the Assembly Committee on Accountability and Administrative Review and the Little Hoover Commission, and was previously a journalist, last working as a reporter for the San Francisco Chronicle. He has bachelor’s degrees in journalism and Spanish from the University of Kansas.