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Martin Houston has been publicly and professional speaking for over 32+ years. He is one of the most gifted, talented and anointed speaking coaches available to come share with your organization. He has accomplished many significant achievements in sports, business and life. Martin has received numerous awards for his leadership and inspiration, both on the playing field and in his post professional football career.
Among his many accomplishments was his role as the starting fullback on the University of Alabama 1992 National Championship Team. Martin also signed a free agent contract with the Pittsburgh Steelers. He was a member of two SEC Championship Teams ('89 & '92). While at the Capstone, he was selected as an Academic All-SEC honoree, as well as the Sylvester Croom "Commitment to Excellence" Award Winner and the Charlie Compton Christian Leadership Award.
He followed his football playing days with a very successful career as an Major Account Manager and Sales Manager with BellSouth/AT&T. During his days as a employee of BellSouth/AT&T, he was also recognized (on more than one occasion) as a member of Gateway II (Highs Potential Leaders) and Pinnacle Club (Top Performers)!
Martin currently serves as the Lead Pastor of Harvest Church, a thriving Spirit-led Church in Tuscaloosa (Coker), AL.
Martin works for Alabama ONE Credit Union, where he Senior Director of the Growth Team, which includes Alabama One Financial Wellness and Outreach, Alabama ONE Business and Development Team and Alabama One Insurance, an independent, full-service agency. Alabama ONE Insurance Agency, has been voted Tuscaloosa News' "Best of the Best" Insurance Agents in 2019 & 2020!
He is the host of "The Martin Houston Show" - "The Sound of Bama Sports - "Your Show . Your Team" and co-host of Alabama Tradition, both airing on Tide 100.9 FM in Tuscaloosa, AL and simulcast on www.facebook.com/themartinhoustonlive and @martinhouston35, Please like, follow and share each social media outlet. You can also listen on the tide100.9 app or www.tide1009.com.
Martin also serves and is involved with various boards, committees and service opportunities in the Tuscaloosa. His servants' heart was most recently on display in his 2021 Mayoral run to serve the people of Tuscaloosa. Despite the unsuccessful run, Martin grew as a leader and served as an agent of change!
Martin is still in love with his best friend and wife of 31+ years, Cassandra Dobbins of Centre. They have 4 beautiful children - Xavier, Precious, Morgan and Simeon. They also have 3 beautiful grandchildren. They currently reside in Tuscaloosa, AL. Martin
Martin is the Chief Empowerment Officer for "The Empowerment Academy",
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