Marty Blair

Marty Blair and his wife

Marty grew up in Cincinnati, Ohio, and later in Nashville, Tennessee. After earning a BS in Mechanical Engineering at Tennessee Tech, Marty continued his education by completing his MBA at Jacksonville State University.

Before joining STAR in 2002, Marty spent 10 years as an aerospace engineer designing and manufacturing motion control systems for aircraft, missiles, satellites, the space shuttle, and the space station. He also spent 10 years as a Plant Manager and Vice President of Operations with American Greetings. Today, Marty is focused on STAR’s overall business operations.

Away from work, Marty is very involved with St. Henry Catholic Church and the Catholic Diocese of Nashville. In his free time, Marty enjoys spending time with his wife and two children, golfing, coaching football, and chasing his grandchildren.

Marty’s Two favorite quotes:

Not all of us can do great things. But we can all do small things with great love.” – Saint Mother Teresa

If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice.” – Geddy Lee