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Bill Martin is the Associate Athletic Director of Communications for Mississippi State Athletics. Martin, who joined the Bulldogs’ senior staff in January 2014, serves as the department’s lead spokesperson while overseeing the communications staff. He works closely with local, state and national media, as well as television networks who cover MSU Athletics. He also helps oversee MSU’s social media channels.

As the lead communications contact for the football program, Martin has promoted nine All-Americans. He has more than 10 years of full-time communications experience in the SEC. He was the associate director for communications at LSU from 2008-13, serving as the top communications assistant for the Tigers’ football team. He also led the communications efforts for the women’s basketball program.

Martin has been around the athletic communications field for 18 years, beginning as a student assistant in the LSU Sports Information Office. After graduation, he served as an intern in the University of Florida Athletic Department.