Julien Martinez

Senior State-Based Communications Manager

Julien Martinez, Senior State-Based Communications Manager

Julien Martinez, Senior State-Based Communications Manager

Julien is the Senior State-Based Communications Manager for the Alliance for Safety and Justice. He has extensive experience in city government and media relations, having worked as a media research analyst at the New York City Mayor’s Office. He then served as a press officer for the NYC Department of Health and Mental Hygiene, where he was a spokesperson on various health equity-related issues, including environmental health and disease outbreaks. 

Prior to joining the Alliance for Safety and Justice, Julien was a director at public affairs firm, SKDKnickerbocker. While there, he was a consultant to a variety of political, advocacy, and non-profit clients, including the Obama Foundation, a high-profile congressional campaign, and a nationally-renowned law firm working on behalf of sexual abuse survivors.

Julien is a graduate of Fordham University. He and his partner currently live in New York City with their dog, Crash the Yorkie.