Martin was born and raised in Caracas, Venezuela. He graduated in Communications & Journalism from Universidad Monteávila and he is finishing his dissertation for a Master's degree in Political Sciences from Universidad Simon Bolivar.
During 2016, Martin was a Public Policy fellow with the Fund for American Studies. He has interned at the Cato Institute and the Competitive Enterprise Institute.
Martin is an ardent believer in the principles of a free and open society and wants to see his fellow Hispanics thrive in the U.S.. He is fluent in English, Spanish and Portuguese.