A. David Martin

A. David Martin is the chairman emeritus and founder of Martin & Company Investment Counsel.  A native of Knoxville, he is a graduate of The University of Tennessee with a B.S. in Accounting with honors and M.B.A. degrees.

He is active in many volunteer and community service programs and is a graduate of both Leadership Knoxville and Leadership Nashville.  Mr. Martin is chairman of the board of East Tennessee Historical Society Foundation, a board member and past president of Knoxville’s Ronald McDonald House, past president and honorary lifetime board member of East Tennessee Foundation, and a member of the boards of East Tennessee Children’s Hospital, Cornerstone Foundation and Legacy Parks Foundation.

He is past chairman of the board of United Way and formerly served on the boards of the Greater Knoxville Chamber of Commerce, Leadership Knoxville, Parkwest Medical Center, East Tennessee Discovery Center, Junior Achievement, Pellissippi State Community College Foundation, the YMCA of Metropolitan Knoxville, and Fortress Corporation. 

He is married to Sandra T. Martin, and is the parent of two grown daughters and two grandsons.