Vice President of Operations
Martin was born in Dallas, Texas and raised in Cocoa Beach, Florida. Higher Education: Birmingham Southern College, Alabama.
He is married to his wife Donna and he has three great children, Steven, James and Ashley, and two beautiful grandchildren.
Martin has worked extensively in the fast food business and has held a number of management positions for Wendy’s restaurant franchises organizations. He is currently the Vice President of Operations for Wen-Lake Corporation, which owns a number of Wendy’s franchises in the Central Florida area. Wen-Lake Corporation is owned by long-time Rotarian and philanthropist George Banning.
Martin started out as a Rotarian in the Plant City breakfast club and later transferred to Lakeland South Rotary. Martin has served as Chairman of the Lakeland South Rotary Annual Dinner & Auction for three years. The annual event is one of the most popular Lakeland charity events & Martin has led the effort in raising tens of thousands of dollars for worthwhile Lakeland area causes. Martin was voted Lakeland South Rotarian of the year in 2008.