MArtelle is 33 years old and was born in Boston, Massachusetts but currently resides in Fayetteville, North Carolina. Martelle is a dental hygienist and is currently receiving her Bachelors’ degree from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke @uncpembroke for Biology. .
This trailblazer is the founder of Browngirl,RDH @browngirl.rdh , a non-profit organization that supports minority dental hygienist ??? .
In as little as 2 years, the organization has grown to over 2,000 members and has provided over $14,000 worth of scholarship funds to members last year alone!!! .
“I want every brown girl hygienist to see me as a reflection of them and to join me in my mission to increase diversity within the field.”