Editor’s Note:  Again, better late than never…..thanks to all our Young Professionals.

Our featured Young Professional of the Month for August was Jamie Martell.

jamieJamie Martell is a Red Seal Certified Chef and has been working in the culinary industry for over 13 years. Building his experience in the Muskokas, (Deerhurst Resort and Delta Grandview), he excelled into management roles quickly and desired to grow his career    further. He gained valuable experience abroad while living in Australia and was pleased to return home to Northern Ontario. Jamie is currently the Manager of Food Services at Marina Point and is well regarded for his patience, compassion and dedication to both the residents and staff members. His proven leadership skills have proven his value as he is  recently chosen to represent and assist in the training and development of new hires with   the Autumnwood family.

Also an avid athlete, Jamie can be found on the ice, tracks, and fields of North Bay: playing and/or refereeing hockey games with the Northern Ontario Hockey Association, out playing Slo-pitch, or running the variety of road and obstacle races throughout Northern   Ontario.

Not only is Jamie a leader in sports and his career, he has taken on a positive role in our community as well. He volunteers his time as an Auxiliary Constable for the Ontario Provincial Police which entails     accompanying and assisting officers as they patrol the community. Jamie also canvasses for the Heart & Stroke Foundation and volunteers for a variety of community oriented fundraisers and outreach initiatives with the Rotaract Club of North Bay-Nipissing.