Martin is a hardworking academic and guidance counsellor, who joins us from Los Angeles, California, with a master’s degree in Counselling from Loyola Marymount University. Martin has 10 years’ experience in guiding students both academically and pastorally and encourages students to be the best they can possibly be whilst preparing themselves for all the challenges that the 21th century may bring. Martin inspires students to demonstrate curiosity, resilience and optimism. He joins Dulwich Shanghai Puxi with his wife, Stephanie Zarate, who will also be working at the school as a primary teacher. Martin has vast coaching experience in football (soccer) and is a keen sportsman, he also likes to Scuba, hike and enjoys a good afternoon at the beach.