The President's Education Banquet
VIP Tickets: $100.00
General Tickets: $50.00
About Roland S. Martin
[The following is taken from: http://www.rolandsmartin.com/page/about.cfm]
Roland S. Martin is a nationally award-winning and multifaceted journalist.
A nationally syndicated columnist with Creators Syndicate, Mr. Martin is the author of Listening to the Spirit Within: 50 Perspectives on Faith, and Speak, Brother! A Black Man's View of America, and his newest book, "The First: President Barack Obama's Road to the White House as originally reported by Roland S. Martin."
Mr. Martin is a commentator for TV One Cable Network and host of "Washington Watch with Roland Martin," a one-hour Sunday morning news show. He is also a CNN Analyst, appearing on a variety of the network's shows. In October 2008, he joined the Tom Joyner Morning Show as senior analyst.
Named by Ebony Magazine
in 2008, 2009 and 2010 as one of the 150 Most Influential African
Americans in the United States, he is the 2009 winner of the NAACP Image
Award for Best Interview for "In Conversation: The Michelle Obama
Interview." He is the 2008 winner of the NAACP Image Award for Best
Interview for "In Conversation: The Sen. Barack Obama Interview..." Read more