Brittany Martin is a contributing writer for Learning Liftoff. Having grown up in Fort Myers, Florida, she attended Florida Atlantic University and earned a degree in communication, with a minor in political science. During her senior year at FAU, she began working as an associate producer for a TV station in Fort Lauderdale. Over the course of ten years, she has produced local news in Fort Lauderdale, Tampa, Spartanburg, and Greenville, South Carolina. In her spare time, she enjoys running, planning vacations to Disney, and spending time with her husband, family, and miniature dachshund named Minnie.