Martha is a member of First Baptist Church Dallas where she served in the Preschool Ministry for over 10 years and was on the Preschool staff for over eight years where she served as Preschool Minister. She also served as a volunteer for the Downtown Pregnancy Center for three years and served on the Board of the Heidi Group.
Martha has been involved with Operation Care as a volunteer for more than 16 years. She has been in charge at the Children’s area for the Christmas Gift event at the Dallas Convention Center for the past 4 years. In November 2012, she joined the Board where she hopes to broaden her ministry to the homeless and underprivileged. Currently, Martha is the Director of Human Resources at Criswell College. She also has the responsibility of Accounts Payable for the college.
She is married to Ron Batts, and they are blessed with two children, Chandler and Kathryn. Chandler graduated from Texas A & M cum laude with a degree in Marketing and is married to Nina Jenkins. Kathryn attends Texas A & M and is majoring in Accounting.
One of Martha’s favorite Bible verses is Proverbs 3:5-6 – “Trust in the Lord with all your heart and do not lean on your own understanding. In all your ways acknowledge Him and He will make your paths straight.”