Marty grew up in a small town located in southern Illinois and graduated from Indiana State University. He is a Class A member of the PGA of America and a member of the Club Managers Association of America. He met his wife Tammy in 1996 while working at the renowned Kierland Golf Club in Scottsdale.
Although much of Marty's experience is in Arizona, his journey in the golf industry has led him throughout the country and has solidified him as a recognized industry expert in the management of high-end golf clubs. Marty spent time in various operational roles at McCormick Woods, located just outside Seattle, Washington; Shadow Ridge in Palm Desert, California; Sawgrass Country Club in Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida and Georgia's Savannah Quarters Country Club.
Marty is an accomplished golfer and a passionate and devoted cyclist. He and his wife enjoy traveling and fine dining. One of their favorite places to visit is Napa, California.