To better support the level of organizational growth in the past year, CSM Group of Companies has hired Heather Martin as a vice president.
In her role, Martin is responsible for creating and executing operational efficiencies for CSM Group and Compliance One Group and will play an integral role in growing business and leveraging opportunities with new and existing clients for both companies. She also guides operations and project staff development by identifying skill needs, delegating tasks appropriately, and motivating staff to provide outstanding client service.
Martin comes to CSM Group of Companies with more than 20 years of operations and executive leadership experience in the architecture, engineering, and interior design space. Most recently, she held the role of chief operating officer at a Kalamazoo-based architecture/engineering firm, where she oversaw several departments, including marketing.
She holds a master’s degree in business and organizational development from the California Institute of Integral Studies and a bachelor’s degree in journalism and public relations from Central Michigan University. She is also affiliated with West Michigan Minorities in Architecture and Engineering (WMMIAEC), an organization that provides financial resources and support for minorities studying the fields of architecture, engineering, and science.
With her extensive knowledge in leading and managing the areas of human resources, finance, project management, marketing, business development, and public relations, Martin is a valuable asset to CSM Group of Companies’ leadership team.