Dean Martin is a linked MPP student who entered the program in Fall 2017. He is hoping to earn his bachelor’s degree in Political Science with a minor in Religious Studies by Spring 2018. Having been employed in various seasonal positions for Independence Township and currently serving on the Parks, Recreation & Seniors Advisory Committee, Dean hopes to continue serving communities after graduation by finding a position in local government. His policy interests include public land use, natural resource management, and affordable housing.
Dean is from Independence Township, Michigan and enjoys reading, cooking, and being sub-par at sports.