Belkys’ father taught her to always give back to your community. “The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others” (Mahatma Gandhi).
Beginning in the Fall of 2010, Belkys Martin joined Junior League of Oakland-East Bay in order to give back to her community. She moved from the Bay area to Southern California and found Junior League of Long Beach and transferred in 2012. Belkys has served in various positions in the League including New Member Training, Nominating, LUNAFEST, Co-Chair of Kids in the Kitchen and Website Chair.
Belkys was born in Camaguey Cuba and raised in Southern California. Raised her family in Rancho Palos Verdes and moved to Walnut Creek California in 2010 and then to Long Beach in 2012.
Belkys graduated from Colorado Technical University with a Bachelor of Science Degree (Health Care Management). Professionally, Belkys serves as a Physician Relations Officer for the Permanente Human Resources Department for Kaiser Permanente. Belkys has more than 30 years Human Resources experience.
Belkys enjoys spending time with her husband, Mike, daughter, Nicole (Junior League member), son, James, and her extended family. Belkys loves to travel, cheer her all-time favorite college team, USC “Fight On” and cooking.