Marti Huizenga, born and reared in San Antonio, Florida, has been a resident of South Florida since 1963 and lives in Fort Lauderdale with her husband, Wayne, four children and eight grandchildren.
In addition to joining the NAC this year, Marti serves on boards of many health, youth, social service and cultural organizations in Broward County:
Boys & Girl’s Clubs of Broward County
Broward Performing Arts Foundation
Cleveland Clinic Leadership Board
Humane Society of Broward County
Pace Center for Girls Advisory Board
Women in Distress Advisory Board
Children’s services Council of Broward County
Performing Arts Center Authority
American Heart Association Golden Heart Award
Child Care Connection Child Advocate of the Year
Boy’s & Girls Club of Broward 10 Year Board service award
North Broward Hospital District Kate Platt Award
Sun Sentinel Publisher’s Community Service Award
The Huizenga’s have also set up the Huizenga Family foundation which primarily benefits children in several counties.