Economic Council of Martin County
Our Mission is to continue to lead the conversation to foster and advocate for policies that create jobs and help business prosper. A healthy economy maintains our Quality of Life.
For more than 30 years, our members have achieved this Mission by focusing on these core areas:
- Economy: Managing our community's fiscal resources in a responsible manner.
- Education: The best schools and best students to sustain a strong workforce.
- Enterprise: Promoting a healthy, diverse and innovative business climate.
- Environment: Providing leadership in protecting ALL of our natural resources.
Our History:
The Economic Council was created in 1985 by Martin County's top business leaders and today its membership is a diverse cross-section of the County's key industries and businesses. Our members achieve success and recognition in our community, and demonstrate selfless leadership qualities and high character and values. For more than 30 years, our members have positively impacted the business landscape in Martin County. Every year, members of the Economic Council positively impact our community.
See the Economic Council's
2016 Legislative Priorities
in the About Us section of this website.


Rivers Advocacy Campaign

Recognizing Our 2016 Trustee Members

My River Story Series

Practical Solutions to the Water Quality Crisis

Meet our new President & CEO

Charles "Chuck" Gerardi joined the Economic Council of Martin County in August 2014.