Tony Martinez is the traffic reporter for FOX 12's Emmy award winning "Good Day Oregon." He joined KPTV in 1996 as one of the show's original members.
Tony came to FOX 12 from radio station Z-100 with a strong following; familiar to many viewers as "Officer Tony" on what was known as "The Z Morning Zoo". After 12 years behind the microphone, Tony made the transition to television with ease, bringing his expertise of the Portland Metro area's roadways to morning viewers. In fact, he is a five-time recipient of the "Best Traffic Reporter" Award from The Associated Press. In addition to his knowledge and expert delivery, Tony's quick wit and charm have made him a favorite among fans of the "Good Day Oregon" crew.
While Tony has worked in radio and television most of his adult life, he also has a Masters Degree in Social Work and is an adjunct professor in the Sociology Department at Portland State University.
Tony is married and has a teenage daughter and son.