President & CEO
Hope Chest Group
Martin has made it his life’s work to create access to learning for those in need. His recent roles include Co-Founder and CEO of Viridis Learning, a talent technology company, and President and COO of ACT’s Workforce Development Division, where he launched the National Career Readiness system, and helped drive President Obama’s Job Council program, “Right Skills Now.”
Previously, Martin served as COO at Bosch-Siemens Household, VP of Corporate Strategy at Hon Industries, and Vice President of Marketing at Maytag.
A native of Des Moines and a graduate of Drake University, Martin lives with his wife Lisa in New York City.