Elliott Martinez, IDSA

Elliott Martinez, IDSA
Designer & Educator | GRIND basketball
Vice Chair, IDSA Houston Chapter | 2021

Elliott is a hardware designer and a part-time educator who is currently working at GRIND basketball, bringing interactive, accessible, and affordable sports tech to underserved communities. With extensive experience in designing for startups as an in-house designer and freelancer, Elliott is able to bring his past manufacturing experience as an oil & gas engineer into current hardware development.

Elliott holds an engineering degree from the University of Houston and an MS in Industrial Design from the university’s College Architecture & Design. As a proud Cougar and Houstonian, Elliott believes in investing back into the community that has poured into him and opened up many opportunities.