Alumni

Daylon Martin '96

MEMBER AT LARGE

"I volunteered to be a part of the efforts of the University of Hartford and the Alumni Association to improve student life and alumni engagement. I firmly believe that we can make a difference in the trajectory of a student’s potential if we listen and respond to their needs while encouraging the University to act and be accountable to the alumni."

ABOUT DAYLON

UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD DEGREE INFO

  • BSBA, business management, Barney School of Business

OTHER DEGREE INFO

  • MS, adult education, North Carolina AT&T State University

CURRENT CAREER INFO

  • Real Estate Broker/Owner
    Daylon Martin and Associates, LLC, a full service commercial and residential consulting and property management company.
  • Elected official for Jones County Board of Commissioners, second term.
  • Chair, Middle Georgia Workforce Investment Board.

PAST CAREER INFO

  • Director
    Neighborhood Academy (private school in Macon, Ga).
  • Business and career, technical, and agricultural education (CTAE) teacher, Bibb County School System, Macon, Ga.
  • Organization and human performance consultant, Accenture, Charlotte, N.C.
  • Technical leadership program sales engineer, General Electric, Bristol, Conn.

UNIVERSITY OF HARTFORD ACTIVITIES/VOLUNTEER SERVICE

  • President, Student Government Association (SGA), 1993–94.
  • VP of Administration, SGA, 1992–93.
  • VP of Student Affiars/Operations, SGA, 1991–92.
  • Freshman Senator, SGA, 1990–91.
  • President, Brothers and Sisters United (BSU), 1994–95.
  • President, Phi Beta Sigma, 1993–95.
  • Cross country team.
  • DJ, WSAM radio.
  • Red Caps.
  • Founding member of Caribbean and American Students Association (CASA) and UHart Steppers.
  • Member, NAACP.
  • Member, Urban League.
  • Yale LEAP tutor for Rice Heights.

COMMUNITY SERVICE

  • Advisory board member, Northeast, Central, and Hutchings Career Center High Schools.
  • Leader and committee member, Boy Scouts.
  • Coach, Jones County Youth Track and Field Team.
  • Assistant coach, Macon Blaze Basketball Team.
  • Volunteer, 21st Century Leaders of Georgia.
  • Community service and mentoring volunteer, Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity Scholarship.
  • Parent volunteer, Streetline Percussion Band.