Council Member Dave Martin
A proven business and government leader, Dave has a strong desire to ensure conservative principles are applied in City government. He has been influential in providing sound business and proven decision making skills to the council in dealing with notable issues facing Houston today. First elected in November 2012; public safety, fiscal responsibility and economic development have been and will continue to be cornerstone of Dave’s daily priorities. Additionally, he works hard to ensure exemplary constituent service to the residents of District E. During his second term in office, Dave has been appointed to serve as Chair of the Budget and Fiscal Affairs, Chair of the Budget and Fiscal Affairs Subcommittee on Debt Financing and Pensions, and a member of Economic Development; Ethics, Elections and Council Governance; and Transportation, Technology and Infrastructure.
Born in New Orleans, Louisiana and a graduate of Louisiana State University, Dave serves as a Managing Director of Marsh & McLennan Companies, Inc. and previously worked for two large “Big Four” Accounting Firms, PricewaterhouseCoopers, LLP and Ernst & Young, LLP.
Dave was elected to the Humble ISD Board of Trustees in 2004 and served as President, Board Finance Committee Chairman and Chairman of the Board Audit Committee.
Dave also served as Secretary/Treasurer of the Board of Directors for the Harris County Houston Sports Authority (HCHSA) where he was also Chairman of the Board Finance Committee. While serving in this capacity, Dave helped with Houston’s mission to attract the very best sporting events into our city, bringing economic development while ensuring the debt service payments for Houston’s Sports venues are transacted to protect Houston’s tax dollars. Dave has also been involved with the Greater Houston Partnership where he served on the Education Policy/Strategic Policy Committee. As a member of “Raise your Hand Texas”, an advocacy organization dedicated to supporting Texas Public Schools, Dave has been instrumental in shaping public policy for public education for many years.
Dave and his wife Julie have been married for 36 years. They live in Kingwood with their three children, David, Michael and Jennifer. They are active parishioners at St. Martha’s Catholic Church.
Magnolia Point Sanitary Sewer Project Resources
Mouth Bar Reports
- Council Member Martin and Mayor Turner Letter to Senator Cornyn
- Request to Congressman Brady
- Request to Congressman Crenshaw
- Request to Senator Cornyn
- Request to Senator Cruz
- City of Houston Complete Study, 94 pages
- FEMA Desktop Study, 4 pages
- Fact Sheet - Appealing Your Flood Insurance Claim (.pdf)
- NFIP - Appealing Your Flood Insurance Claim (.pdf)
- Office of the Flood Insurance Advocate (.pdf)
- NFIP Flood Advocate (.pdf)
- National Flood Insurance Program Fact Sheet (.pdf)
- NFIP Public Awareness Order Form (.pdf)
District E Press Releases
- September 17, 2019 -- Tropical Storm Imelda: Lake Houston Lake Lowering
- September 10, 2019 -- Additional Mission Modification for Mouth-Bar Requested
- August 22, 2019 -- Construction Scheduled for Edgebrook Drive Safe Sidewalk Project
- August 7, 2019 -- Construction Scheduled for High Valley Drive Safe Sidewalk Project
- August 2, 2019 -- FEMA Awards Grant Funding for Additional Lake Houston Spillway Gates
- August 1, 2019 -- Complete Pavement Replacement Scheduled for Ellington Airport / Clear Lake Neighborhood Recycling Center
- METRO cancels plans to relocate Kingwood Park & Ride (.pdf)
- SBA Mitigation Loan Flyer (.pdf)
- Flooding and Storm Surge Symposium Documents and Video (.html)
- Solid Waste Dept. FAQs for April 2016 Flood Event (.pdf)
- Trash Collection Schedules Letter from Director of Solid Waste Management Dept (.pdf)
- Feral Hog Relocation Services Form from BARC (.pdf)
- District E CIP Projects (.pdf)
District E Maps
District E Resources