Martin Auction Services, L.L.C.
9515 Texas Church Rd.
Clinton, Illinois 61727
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3500 North 950 E Rd., Clinton, Illinois 61727
The Auction Center's address does not register and this location is across US Route 51.
Martin Auction Contacts
Lucy Nord - Owner
Martin Auction is a family business and Lucy represents the third generation owner and operator. Warren Martin, her grandfather is an elected member of the Illinois State Auctioneer Association Hall of Fame, founder of Martin Auction in 1947. Lucy has grown up in the auction business and in 2007 organized Martin Auction Services LLC, upon her father, Larry Martin's retirement. In 2011, Lucy attended Missouri Auction School and became a licensed auctioneer. Lucy's role at Martin Auction includes office management, bookeeeping including accounts payable, accounts receivable, payroll and customer service. Lucy is a member of the Illinois State Auctioneers Association & National Auctioneers Association. License no. 411.001845
Rob Nord, C.A.G.A-Auctioneer/ Appraiser/Sales Contact
Robert T. Nord has been an auctioneer and appraiser since 1990 and has worked with Martin Auction since 1988. Rob graduated from Lincoln College with an Associate in Arts degree in 1989, and attended Illinois State University of Agriculture until 1991. Graduate of Missouri Auction School in June of 1990. Rob is currently an instructor for the Certified Appraisers Guild; this organization is involved with the certification of appraisers dealing exclusively with personal property. Rob is and has been the Farm Machinery and Heavy Equipment instructor since 1995.
Rob is also a current instructor for Missouri Auction School, the nations leading school for Auctioneers. This is the largest and oldest trainer of auctioneers in the world with graduates from every state of the USA and every continent of the world. It has been recognized world wide for its quality training programs by such organizations as Newsweek, The Wall Street Journal, Smithsonian Magazine, the Times of London, England and ABC, CBS, CNN and NBC news. Robs ties with the organization offers access to a network of professional auctioneers and auction staff located in all sections of the United States.
State Certified General Real Estate Appriaser. #153.0001076
Federally Certified Personal Property Appraiser.
State Licensed Auctioneer in Illinois, Indiana, Texas, Tennessee, Louisiana, Kentucky, Georgia and Florida.
Stan Irvin, Account Manager
Stan was born and raised in Maroa, IL just a few minutes from Martin Auction and graduated Souther Illinois University Carbondale. Stan has been with Martin Auction for 43 years and has worked alongside the company through all of its changes. He worked with Warren Martin the founder and his son Larry and now Lucy. He handles lot management before and after auctions as well as office policies and advertising. In addition, he is our in-house real estate agent.
Elly Lobano, Office Clerk
Elly was born here in Clinton, IL and began her career in customer service after graduating Clinton High School. She then sold insurance bilingually (Hablamos Espanol) for 15 years. Then in 2014 Elly joined Martin Auction as an administrative assistant for Martin Auction and handles title work, auction check-ins & assists in customer service. Elly has also been great in helping Martin Auctions bilingual customers.
Echo is joining Martin Auction as a fourth generation in the auction industry. She grew up helping Rob and Lucy at auctions here in Clinton, IL. Echo graduated University of Illinois Urbana - Champaign in 2015. In 2016 she came has worked in a sales support role as well as website management, advertising, office assistant, lot assistant and secretary.
Martin Auction is located 2 miles
south of Clinton on US Route 51
Decatur - Forsyth: 15 miles (Route 51)
Springfield: 55 miles (Route 54)
Bloomington-Normal: 30 miles (Route 51)
Champaign: 42 miles (Route 10)