Debra J.D. Martinez is our newest professional of the year representing Government/Agriculture.
Her biography reads as follows:
Debra J.D. Martinez
Title: IT Manager and Division Information Officer
Type of Organization: Government Agency
Major Product/Service: Agency responsible for supporting and promoting Florida agriculture, protecting the environment, safeguarding consumers and ensuring the safety and wholesomeness of food
Expertise: Ms. Martinez has over 30 years experience and has been with the current agency for 17 years. She implements information and technology for computer and data to improve operations. Ms. Martinez coordinates information for servicing all aspects of the plant industry including out-of-state needs. She is responsible for protecting Florida’s native and commercially grown plants and the state’s apiary industry from harmful pests and diseases.
Geographic Area of Distribution: Florida
University/Degree: B.A., Management Information Systems, Florida International University, 1980
Hobbies/Sports: Family activities, boating, fishing, camping, hiking, spending time with friends