Carmen Maria Martinez, American, Brazilian former ambassador.
Martinez, Carmen Maria was born in July 1950 in Pensacola, Florida, United States.
Master of Arts in Medieval History. Master of Science in National Security and Strategic Resources.
Various positions United States Foreign Service, Sao Paulo, Brazil, 1981. Chief of the consular section Quito, Ecuador, 1989—1993. Principal officer United States consulate, Barranquilla, Colombia, 1993—1994.
Deputy chief of mission United States Department State, Maputo, Mozambique, 1997—1999. Principal officer United States consulate, San Paolo, Brazil, 1999—2000. Charge d'affaires to Burma United States Department State, Rangoon, 2002—2005, United States ambassador to Zambia Lusaka, 2005—2008.