Councillor Martyn is Deputy Mayor of Central Elgin. She previously served as Ward 2 Councillor for 8 years from 2006 -2014. This is her first term as a County Councillor.
Councillor Martyn serves on the Elgin County Museum Committee and the Joint Elgin/Central Elgin Accessibility Committee.
She is the Chair of the Catfish Creek Conservation Authority Board and volunteers with the Sparta District Historical Society, the Carolinian Festival, the Sparta Community Society and South Elgin Minor Ball.
Councillor Martyn and her husband John have three children and 2 grandchildren.