Entertainer, Producer, Philanthropist
A vibrant and highly positive presence in the singing community, Martha often links her music to civic causes. She has founded the holiday networking organization The Holiday Celebration Club (HCC), the non-profit for suicide prevention Here's 2 Life, Inc., and Jazzy Fryday, a night of fish dinners & live jazz. Martha received the Los Angeles "Jazz Living Legend Award" in
2016, and was honored as a nominee at the 2018 BMA awards as a jazz vocalist. Received "Unsung Shero Award" from Women in the NAACP in 2018. Serves on Advisory Board for The Dolo Coker Jazz Scholarship Foundation.