Advisory Council Member & Expert

Marty Grier

Director, Maintenance Aviation

The Home Depot Aviation Department

Martin G. Grier is the Sr. Manager, Aircraft Maintenance and employed by The Home Depot aviation department in Atlanta Georgia for the past 19 years. 

Grier has a bachelor’s degree in Business Management & Ethics, Airframe & Powerplant license with Inspection Authorization. He is a Certified Aviation Manager (CAM) since 2008 and a Project Management Professional (PMP) since 2007. 

With more than 40 years in aviation, Marty has held various positions to include Vice President, General Manager, Director of Technical Services and Director of Maintenance for major business aviation organizations.  

Grier has played a significant role in the Home Depot Safety Management System, participating in the path to achieve OSHA VPP and IS-BAO Stage III. In his current role, he is responsible for all aircraft and facilities maintenance personnel and activities at Home Depot. 

Grier has served on the NBAA Safety Committee in various roles over the past 10 years and currently leads a specialized safety project team. Prior to that, Marty served on the NBAA Maintenance committee for five (5) years and chaired the 2010 MMC conference in San Diego. In addition, through ACP, Grier volunteers to help military personnel ease the transition back into civilian life and workforce. 

Grier has been married to his wife, Karee, for over 38 years and together they have three grown children and one (1) grandchild. They both enjoy travelling, hiking and being outside playing in the yard. Grier also enjoys woodworking, playing the guitar and driving his 65 Triumph TR4A around the north Georgia mountains. 

Grier is also a 2018 Dr. Tony Kern Professionalism in Aviation Award recipient and a 2018 Bombardier Safety Standdown Award recipient, making him the first ever maintenance professional to receive this award. 


Martin Grier

Marty Grier

Director, Aircraft Maintenance

The Home Depot Aviation Department

4135 S. Airport rd.
Atlanta, GA 30336

Phone: +1-404-925-1825