|Membership level: Hall of Fame
W. B. Martin Gross
Inductee Year 2005
|W.B. Martin Gross is a 1954 graduate of Hinsdale Central High School. Martin then graduated from Amherst College and Harvard Law School. He has had a distinguished career in both the public and private sectors.
A long time Hinsdale resident, Martin served as President of numerous organizations: School Board 181, the Village of Hinsdale, King-Bruwaert Retirement House Board, and the Anti-Cruelty Society Board.
Additionally, Martin has also been on the Boards of The Hinsdale Community House, Union Church of Hinsdale, and Glenwood School for Boys, and West Suburban Mass Transit District. He has also served as Special Counsel to the Vice President of the United States.
Martin is a partner in his law firm and also serves as director and attorney for several large corporations. He has had a distinguished and selfless career in dedicated public and civic service.
Martin resides in Hinsdale with his wife, Lavinia.