RALEIGH, NC Feb. 27, 2013 – N.C. Department of Cultural Resources Secretary Susan Kluttz today announces the appointment of Martha Williams Jenkins as legislative liaison of Cultural Resources, effective Feb. 25. Williams is co-owner of Flags Over America and was a commercial underwriter for Fireman’s Fund Insurance for 14 years.
“We are excited and thrilled to have Martha Jenkins join our Cultural Resources team. Her leadership and skill in advancing causes, along with her love of history, will be great assets as we protect the state’s treasures while advancing economic development,” notes Secretary Kluttz.
Jenkins is a past president of the North Carolina Federation of Republican Women and 2007 winner of the National Federation of Republican Women Ronald Reagan Leadership Award. As president of the North Carolina Federation, she led lobbying efforts for Jessica’s Law, which was passed here in 2008. She is also a member of the General Davie Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution.
Jenkins holds a B.A. degree in history from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Va.
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