As editor, Martha is responsible for all editorial content, print and online, and can address any concerns or questions you might have. Her "beats" are the commercial installation and integration market and the vendor/manufacturing community. She became editor in September of 2010 after serving as managing editor and associate editor. Before joining Security Systems News in 2005, she wrote for mainstream newspapers, worked in government, and on political campaigns. She has a BA in political science and American Literature from Middlebury. Martha lives in Maine with her husband and two teen-aged children.