Martinson has 10 years experience with the Cy-Fair VFD, eventually becoming district chief. He also also have 17 years experience with the Houston Fire Department and currently holds the rank of senior captain.
As commissioner, Martinson would be in favor of maintaining strict governing guidelines and boundaries between the ESD and Cy-Fair VFD. He also wants to prepare a 10 year plan to prepare for growth in the district.
For the last four years, Martinson was in charge of the day time operations of the paid duty crew, but resigned to pursue a spot on the ESD commission.