Kirke started Martin-Cook in 1981, which later became Martin & Associates, now known as Martin, Allbee & Associates. He graduated from DePauw University with a Bachelor's Degree in Finance and Business, and holds a Master's in Education.
Lainie joined Martin-Cook in 1985, and was named partner in 2002. She is a graduate of Trevecca Nazarene University with a Bachelor's Degree in Human Resources Management, and a Master's in Organizational Management. She is a member of SOURCE, The Recording Academy, CMA, GMA, AIMP & Copyright Society of the South. She is currently the Treasurer of W.O. Smith Music School. During her down time she enjoys being with her husband, Roger, of 20+ years, their 100 lb Golden Doodle, Ryley, and a variety of friends.
Elaine has been with Martin Allbee & Associates since 1999. She earned her bachelor degree at Spring Hill College in Mobile, AL. She is a member of SOURCE, The Recording Academy, and the Country Music Association.
Breanne started at Martin, Allbee & Associates in 2000, fresh out of her last year at the University of Tennessee at Martin. She began as the Administrative Assistant and worked her way through the ranks to sharpen her knowledge on road activity, insurance, and royalties. She is now an Account Manager, focusing all of her time and attention on her amazing roster of clients, some of the greatest individuals in Nashville! She can usually be found shaking SoundExchange employees down for more royalties, attending luncheons with the incredible women in SOURCE, or at home curled up with her dog, Akira, and a good book.
Amanda was born and raised in Northern Ohio. By the time she was 18 she was ready to get out of her small hometown, so she went to Florida in 2007 to attend Full Sail University. She graduated in 2009 and moved to Nashville where she got an internship at a local studio. Amanda started at the front desk of Martin Allbee in June 2014, then served as Breanne’s Junior Account Manager, and is now an Account Manager in her own right. In her free time she likes to watch movies, catch up on TV, read, and hang out with friends and family.
Lacey has been with Martin, Allbee & Associates since 2009. A graduate from Middle Tennessee State University, she started out here handling Accounts Payable and Payroll, and has now joined Elaine's team as a Junior Account Manager. When she is not at work, she is focused on her family and keeping everything at home.
Misty joined Martin, Allbee & Associates in 2010 and works with Lainie as a Junior Account Manager. As a wife and mother of 3 young children she’s a busy girl, but loves music and helping people attain success. She has an array of experience including being on the road with an artist, volunteering with horses, and supporting Organ and Tissue Donation through public education. Her family jokingly calls her “Wonder Woman,” and she strives to earn the title in all she does. She graduated from Belmont University with a Bachelors in Music Business.
Carrieshea grew up in Florida, but always knew she would move to the big city. After attending Furman University in South Carolina for her first two years of college, she found Belmont and two weeks later applied, got accepted, and moved to Nashville. She graduated from the Music Business program and joined Martin Allbee in June 2017 as the Administrative Assistant. Carrieshea quickly moved her way up to Junior Account Manager working with Elaine. When not at the office she is spending time with friends, going to concerts, or watching Netflix.
Olivia graduated from Belmont University in December 2017 with a Bachelor of Arts in Entertainment Industry Studies and a minor in Music Business. She joined Martin Allbee & Associates as the Administrative Assistant right after graduation, and was promoted in May of 2018 to Junior Account Manager on Breanne Miller's team. In her free time she works to refine her photography/content creation skills, binge shows on Netflix, and hang out with friends.
Anthony grew up in Wisconsin, and went on to study Music Business at Belmont. He graduated in 2018 and was hired on as the administrative assistant at Martin, Allbee & Associates. Tony quickly worked his way up the ranks to become a Junior Account Manager working with Amanda to make sure their roster of clients receive the very best service possible. When he is not at the office, Anthony enjoys researching new artists and his favorite dinosaur is the Stegosaurus. He credits his family for giving him his wide array of music knowledge as his friends call him the Human Shazam.