Martha is an native of Clark County, Washington growing up in Washougal. She is a graduate of the University of Washington. She earned a Master’s of Counseling and Doctorate in Counseling Psychology form Arizona State University. Martin is a licensed pychologist with a private practice in downtown Washougal. She was unanimously appointed to the East County Fire and Rescue Board of Commissioners in 2012 and was elected for a full term in November 2013. She is currently serving her first full term which began Jan 1, 2014.