Pamela B. Martin (Pam) is a community leader who passionately believes in empowering people who exhibit enthusiasm and have skills to match. As President of Cushion Employer Services, Pam assists clients in several different industries to maximize high performance and reduce organizational expenses.home
She is extremely focused on assisting others achieve success - building careers, impacting the bottomline, and ensuring effective processes that provide proven results.Prior to her leadership role at Cushion, Pam served as V.P. Community Development at SunTrust Bank.
Pam is a gifted and experienced leader and freely shares her talent with the community. Her prolific community involvement includes roles where she served on the Nashville Chamber of Commerce’sBoard of Governors and Executive Board, Chair of Nashville's Tourism and Conventions Commission,Board member of the Nashville Convention Center, Executive Board of United Way of Nashville(Secretary). She has also served on the Board of Directors for the Urban League and Board of Directors for You Have The Power (Andrea Conte).
She Co-Chaired the Dean for Mayor Committee and served on Mayor Karl Dean’s Transition Team. Pam also served on Governor Phil Bredesen’s Transition Team. Governor Haslam appointed her to the Tennessee Ethics Commission and Tennessee Higher Education Commission.
Pam currently services on the Board of Samaritan Ministries, Board of Lois M DeBerry Annual LegislativeRetreat. She is Co-Chair of the Baron Society for the National Museum of African American Music. She was appointed by Governor Bill Haslam to Tennessee State University Board of Trustees. She serves onTennessee State University Board of Trustees Executive Committee and Chair of University AcademicAffairs and Student Affairs Committee. She serves on Regions Bank Advisory Board.
Pam is a member of Music City (TN) Links, Inc.
Pam is a native of Nashville, Tennessee and received her Business Degree from Draughons BusinessCollege.