User Login

Login Access

Search the Collections

Roy O. Martin III (2019)

Louisiana Legends Gala



Genre: Event

Place Covered: Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana

Copyright Holder: Louisiana Educational Television Authority

Date Issued: 2019-05-31

Duration: 00:08:28

Subjects: Martin, Roy O., III | Business


  • Courtney, Beth Host
  • Baxter, Carole Martin Interviewee
  • Weems, Charlie Interviewee
  • Martin, Kathy Interviewee
  • Erodes, Mary Interviewee
  • Brooks, David Interviewee


This segment from the 2019 Louisiana Legends Gala features a profile and speech by Roy O. Martin III accepting his recognition as a Louisiana Legend. Martin, a native of Alexandria, is the president, CEO, and CFO of RoyOMartin, a family-owned lumber company. His profile includes interviews with: Carole Martin Baxter, his sister; Charlie Weems, his colleague; Kathy Martin, his wife; Mary Erodes, his colleague; and Reverend David Brooks, the pastor at Calvary Baptist Church. Host: Beth Courtney