Martha Booz holds an M.A. in German Language and Literature, as well as a Ph.D. in plant physiology. She worked at Bio-Rad Laboratories for almost 25 years, in tech support, in marketing and most recently on Bio-Rad’s web team, retiring in 2008. She currently edits the Chamber of Commerce newsletter and helps maintain the Chamber website. She and her ex-husband have two grown daughters and two almost grown grandsons.