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Martha Fuller Turner, American real estate broker. Named among Houston's 10 Most Powerful Women, Houston City magazine, Texas Top Women Realtors, Ultra magazine.

Background

Turner, Martha Fuller was born on June 24, 1940 in Hemphill, Texas, United States. Daughter of Thomas Deas and Lucille (Moss) Fuller.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Education, Northern Texas State University, 1961.

Career

Teacher, San Augustine (Texas) Public School System, 1961-1965;teacher, various schools, Houston, 1965-1979;broker associate, John Daugherty Realtors, Houston, 1979-1981;president, Martha Turner Properties, Houston, since 1981. Board directors Texas Commerce Bank River Oaks.

Membership

Active TREPAC, board directors, secretary Theater Under the Stars, 1976-1989. Member Women's Board United Cerebral Palsy of Greater Houston, since 1984. Active Ileitis & Colitis, Houston (chairperson Winter Ball, 1988, president, 1990-1992).

Board directors Texas Business Hall of Fame, 1985-1992 (dinner chairperson, 1987). Chairperson fund raiser to benefit Girls' Club of Houston, 1987, Houston Ballet Guild 50th anniversary luncheon, 1989, FotoFest opening night, 1990, Houston drug awareness event "Night of 1,000 Lights", 1990, Women of Distinction leadership seminar. Co-builder homes Houston Habitat, since 1989.

Member steering committee to elect Governor Bill Clemens. Member Daughters Republican Texas, Houston Association Realtors (political action and public relations committee 1986-1987, recipient Award of Excellence, John E. Wolf Citizenship Cup), Houston Realty Breakfast Club, Hundred Club of Houston (member board directors), Greater Houston Women's Foundation, Susan G. Komen Foundation (member board directors Houston chapter), Cultural Arts Council, Museum Fine Arts Costume Institute, Harris County Heritage Society, Art League of Houston, George H. Hermann Society.

Connections

Married Keith Turner (deceased December, 1986). 1 child: Deasa; married A. Glenn Bauguss, October 21, 1988.

father:
Thomas Deas Fuller

mother:
Lucille (Moss) Fuller

spouse:
Keith Turner

spouse:
A. Glenn Bauguss