Health & Wellness
Teresa “Trauma Mama” Martinez is a masters prepared Registered Nurse who is excited to be joining the Medical Support Team escorting Cannonball riders across the country. She has been in Healthcare for 30 years primarily Pre Hospital, ER & Trauma. She is a Lead Instructor Trainer for the non-profit organization Accident Scene Management (ASM) since 2008 and a Charter member of both Road Guardians and Rescue Riders. Teresa was born and raised in Chicago where she has been on motorcycles and dirt bikes since the age of 12. While in Chicago, Teresa was the National Director of Training for Rescue Riders and active with ABATE of Illinois in motorcycle awareness education to high schoolers. When she moved to Arizona in 2012, she became the State Safety Officer for ABATE of Arizona and sat on the Advisory Board of Directors for Arizona Motorcycle Safety and Awareness Foundation. She is a member of the Arizona Patriot Guard and the AMA. Teresa is a motorcycle safety advocate and takes annual advanced rider courses to keep up her riding skills. She currently is riding a 2017 HD Street Glide Special named Olaf. Teresa is looking forward to being a helpful addition to this incredible adventure.