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Mike Martinez, Council Member Place 2

Office Term: June 15, 2012 - June 15, 2015

Council Member Mike Martinez

Council Member Mike Martinez has devoted virtually his entire career to public service.  Before taking office in 2006, Council Member Martinez served as an Austin firefighter for 13 years.

Biography

Council Member Mike Martinez has devoted virtually his entire career to public service.  Before taking office in 2006, Council Member Martinez served as an Austin firefighter for 13 years. In 1993, Council Member Martinez served as a Drill and Ceremony team member of the Austin Fire Department’s Honor Guard.  During his tenure, he served as a leader in the firefighting community.  In 2003, he was elected president of the Austin Firefighters Association where he led a successful public campaign to secure collective bargaining rights for Austin firefighters.  He also served as the Chair of the Austin Firefighters Association Political Action Committee from 2001-2004, where he represented the interests of public safety professionals in elections and campaigns. Council Member Martinez was sworn in as a City Council Member on June 20, 2006. Read more

Staff

Andrew Moore:Chief of Staff

Laura Williamson:Policy Aide

Shelby Alexander: Executive Assistant

Council Subcommittees

Judicial Committee

Minority-Owned Business Enterprise and Women-Owned Business Enterprise Subcommittee

Public Health and Human Services Subcommittee

Boards of Directors

Austin-Bergstrom International Airport (ABIA) Development Corporation

Austin Housing Finance Corporation Board of Directors

Mueller Local Government Corporation

Tax Increment Financing Reinvestment Zone #15 Board

Tax Increment Financing Reinvestment Zone #16 Board

Tax Increment Financing Reinvestment Zone #17 Board

Tax Increment Financing Reinvestment Zone #18 Board

Intergovernmental Entities

Capital Area Metropolitan Planning Organization Transportation Policy Board

Capital Metropolitan Transportation Authority CMTA Board