Martin McMurry is a well respected executive with over 22 years experience in the public sector. Prior to joining Gordon Thomas Honeywell Government Relations, Martin was the Chief Operating Officer (COO) for the Washington State Department of Commerce serving as a top advisor on operations. Martin also previously served both as their Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and Budget Director having led government finance, budget development, contracting and technology initiatives. While at Commerce, Martin worked on budget and technology efforts in housing, community development, infrastructure, clean energy, broadband and economic development activities
Prior to working at Commerce, Martin held various roles in state government providing support on workforce development, legislative analysis, data analysis, performance management, budget implementation, technology initiatives, and service delivery operations through the Washington State Department of Transportation, Human Rights Commission, and the Employment Security Department.
Martin received his Masters in Public Administration from The Evergreen State College and his undergraduate degree from Central Washington University. He currently resides in Olympia, Washington with his wife and children.