National Advisory Council

Gemie J. Martin


Jerald (Jerry) L. Martin


Gemie Martin was born and raised in Moab, Utah. She graduated from Grand County High School. Gemie earned her associate degree from Snow College in Ephraim. She later attended BYU where she met and married Jerald Martin.  They raised their family of four girls and four boys primarily in Plano, Texas, where Jerry worked for PepsiCo. The Martins served as mission president and wife in the California San Fernando Mission from 2009 to 2012. Gemie earned her bachelor’s of general studies degree with an emphasis in psychology from BYU in 2015.