Member Of The Year
Title : Founder and CEO
Company Name: Constantine's Enterprise
Industry : Education
Location : Gainesville,VI,United States
Specialty : Higher Education; Admissions; Student Affairs; Academic Advising Career Counseling; Poetry; Writing; Healthcare ConsultantBiography :
Lynford C. Martin is the Founder and CEO of Constantine’s Enterprise, a reading/writing services company offering correspondence, editing, and tutoring services. Established by Lynford in 2015 and named for Lynford’s middle name, the endeavor has already helped numerous clients meet their business needs and received excellent reviews. Lynford recently entered semi-retirement from an accomplished career in academia and healthcare, and looks forward to expanding his editing and consulting service.
He earned an Associate of Arts degree and a Bachelor of Liberal Arts degree from New York University, as well as becoming certified as an Art Therapist. A loyal alumnus, Lynford thoroughly enjoyed his years at NYU and remains active in the alumni community, frequently giving back to the school. An award-winning poet, he wrote “If This Isn’t Love” as a tribute to his experience as a student.
Before branching out on his own with Constantine’s Enterprise, Lyn ford was the Director of Admission of ECPI. He has also served as an Admissions Officer for Strayer University and was the Assistant Director of Admissions at DeVry University. While at ECPI, Lynford received a letter of accommodation from the university president, in recognition of Lynford’s efforts increasing the university enrollment by 33% over just 3 years.
In addition to his academic work, Lynford served as a Consultant on operating room policy and procedures at some of the most prestigious hospitals in the United States, including Johns Hopkins, National Institute of Health, and Maryland Hospital. Lynford has been published in Health Journal Quarterly for a paper he wrote on operating rooms, reusable and disposable.
Today, Lynford continues to lecture and coach on both a national and international level. His most recent speaking engagements include Jamaica and Toronto in the spring of 2015. He also remains active in his local community of Gainesville, Virginia, where he is the Pastor of his local church, the Holy Temple of the Lord Jesus Christ of Apostolic Faith. A devoted family man, Lynford lives with his wife of 45 years, Glemdeen, with whom he celebrates their 4 children and 7 grandchildren.