Evelin Martinez is a 2015 Latina of Influence named by Hispanic Lifestyle. Evelin is being recognized for her professional accomplishments and continued commitment to community service. Hispanic Lifestyle’s 2015 Latinas of Influence will be recognizing Evelin and her fellow Latinas of Influence during a luncheon held in their honor on at Latina Conference 2015.
Evelin Martinez is currently the area president for the Inland Empire region of Wells Fargo’s community bank, overseeing 900 team members and banking operations at 49 retail banking stores in the communities of Apple Valley, Banning, Beaumont, Cathedral City, Coachella, Desert Hot Springs, Fontana, Hesperia, Highland, Indio, Rialto, Riverside, Moreno Valley, Palm Desert, Palm Springs, Rancho Mirage, Redlands, San Bernardino, Twentynine Palms, Victorville, Yucaipa and Yucca Valley.
Martinez assumed her current role in 2014 and began her banking career with Wells Fargo in 1992 as a teller in San Francisco. Since then, she has held numerous retail banking positions, including personal banker, assistant manager, store manager, sales development consultant and district manager. She also has extensive wealth management experience and holds Series 7 and 24 securities licenses.
Martinez graduated from Holy Names College in Oakland, Calif., with a bachelor’s degree in human resources management.
Martinez is actively involved with nonprofit organizations and community events and has served as co-chair for Hispanas Organized for Political Equality’s annual Latina History Day Conference. She currently resides in La Crescenta, Calif., with her two children.