Hector was born in Jumiltepec, Mexico and is the youngest of 10 siblings. He grew up helping with the Martinez family farm before following his two brothers to come work at Peninsula Equine. Hector first started at PenEq in 2008. He is known around Steinbeck Peninsula Equine as "the horse whisperer" because of his amazing ability to calm even the most anxious of horses. Hector is married with one beautiful child. In his free time, he likes to play soccer.
2001 joined PenEq