Holli Martin – Office Manager & Commercial Lines Manager
Licensed 2-20 Agent
Holli has been with Heidrick & Co. Insurance since 2013 and has two vital roles at the company. She is the Office Manager, focused on staffing and ways to improve efficiency to maintain a high level of customer service.
Holli also manages our Commercial Lines department, a role she added in 2015. As a former small business owner, she has the ability to dig into the many risks related to a business operation and find the proper insurance products to protect that operation.
In 2016, Holli was presented with the Sanibel-Captiva Islands Chamber of Commerce’s Sue Rosica Gray Volunteer of the Year Award and has been voted Best Insurance Agent by the Best of the Islands poll annually for the past three years.
Holli has an extensive background in marketing communications and client service. Prior to moving to Sanibel in 2013, she worked in corporate communications the St. Louis area. Her last position prior to joining the Heidrick & Co. team was as president of Hype Creative, a marketing agency she founded in 2005 and sold in 2012.
Always an active community volunteer, Holli is the vice president of the Bailey-Matthews National Shell Museum Board of Trustees and the immediate past-president of the Sanibel-Captiva Rotary Club, where she now sits on the board of the organization’s charitable trust. She can be seen volunteering at a number of island events, including the Sanibel-Captiva Annual Rotary Arts Fair, Shell Museum Celebrity Island Dinner, F.I.S.H. 5K Race, Go F.I.S.H. annual gala, CROW’s annual golf tournament and others.
Holli grew up in the St. Louis area and attended Southern Illinois University. She holds degrees in Speech Communication/Public Relations and Mass Communications/Journalism. She will soon begin the process of obtaining the designation of Associate in National Flood Insurance.
She is married to Larry Martin and they have two boys, Connor, who is currently attending Marine Corps bootcamp in Parris Island, SC, and Patrick, a sophomore – and avid guitarist – in the Center for the Arts at Cypress Lake High School.
Holli loves to sing karaoke, perform in community theater, has a slight addiction to television and is working toward running her first 5K race.