Elaine Derrick Bryan was born and raised in Nashville, Tennessee.  She earned her Bachelor’s degree at Spring Hill College in Mobile, Alabama where she received a full basketball scholarship.

After a few years of traveling, working in social work, and pursuing additional education, Elaine started at Martin & Associates in 1999.  After 19 years of learning the business and gaining experience while raising 3 children with her husband, Worcester, she became a partner in 2019. 

Elaine is a member of SOURCE, The Recording Academy, and the Country Music Association.  She serves as treasurer for The Store, a local Nashville non-profit.  When not working, volunteering, or spending time with her family she enjoys staying fit, listening to live music, and spending time with her friends.