Executive Vice President/Chief Development Officer
As Chief Development Officer, Blake is responsible for the creation and execution of broad-based development and fundraising efforts to secure financial support from individual donors, community partners, corporate partners and foundations.
Prior to his position at Monarch, Martin served as Director for Annual Giving at Wingate University and as Associate Director for Major Gifts at Pfeiffer University. A resident native of Albemarle, Martin received his BA and MHA degrees at Pfeiffer University where he met his wife, Jamie. He holds board positions with the Albemarle Downtown Development Corporation (ADDC), as well as multiple leadership positions within the Stanly County Chamber of Commerce and throughout the community.