Deren Martinez joined the Idaho AGC in January 2019 and is the Association’s Plan Room Manager & Communication Specialist.
Prior to joining the Idaho AGC team, Deren spent 11 years as an award-winning photojournalist for NBC affiliate KTVB News Channel 7 in Boise. During his time at KTVB, Deren worked on multiple Emmy Award and Edward R. Murrow Award projects and earning several Idaho Press Club and ISBA awards. He also spent several years with the Fox affiliate KTRV Fox 12.
Deren is an Idaho native raised in Marsing. He attended Lewis-Clark State College in Lewiston, Idaho where he studied Communications as well as TV/Radio Broadcast and Television Production.