Mel Martin moved to Austin in August 2014 to escape the Midwest winters. Originally from Northwest Indiana, she graduated from Purdue University with a degree in Computer Graphics Technology.
Mel Martin joined the team in September 2014 as an Administrative Assistant. Before coming back in January 2018 as the Event and Marketing Coordinator, Mel continued her involvement with AYC as a member and volunteer. She moved into the role of Director of Membership & Engagement in July 2020 and into her current role of Director of Marketing and Events in April 2021.
She currently provides support for AYC’s annual partners & sponsors, membership, programs & signature events, and marketing efforts.
In her spare time, she serves on the Marketing and Communication Committee for the Downtown Austin Alliance and is a Math Classroom Coach for Austin Partners in Education. She enjoys reading, drawing/painting, and playing/watching sports.
Contact Mel at Mel@AustinYoungChamber.org