Speaker | Farmer | Lawyer | U.S. Property Rights Advocate
Country Woman Magazine named her one of the "Nation's Amazing Women." The Property Rights Foundation of America said she was the nation's "Property Rights Grassroots Leader."
Martha Boneta is a farmer at Liberty Farm in Paris, Virginia. A native Virginian, Martha grew up in Mt. Vernon on what she was told was a part of George Washington’s vast farmland. Growing up, her family always had kitchen gardens and it was Martha’s childhood dream to be a Virginia farmer and that dream became reality over 9 years ago.
Martha Boneta is a native Washingtonian, strategic government affairs consultant and nationally recognized farmer on her family farm, Liberty Farm.
Martha Boneta was appointed as the Executive Vice President of Citizens for the Republic (CFTR), founded by Ronald Reagan in 1977 to relaunch CFTR in 2017 with several veterans of the Reagan Administration. Martha remains an advisor to CFTR. Martha was recognized as one of "America's Most Amazing Women" by Country Woman Magazine and was inducted into the National Capital Friends of the NRA Hall of Fame in 2017. The Virginia General Assembly, honored Martha Boneta with a Joint Commendation from both the House and the Senate recognizing Martha for her significant contributions to the Commonwealth and nation in 2016.
Martha was awarded “Unsung Hero” by CRTV in 2018 for fighting back against burdensome over regulation.
Martha has two bills named after her in the oldest legislative body in the nation, The "Boneta Bills: I & II" that protect property rights and cut burdensome red tape and over regulation. Martha is also the subject of a documentary film "Farming in Fear" commissioned by the Charles Koch Institute that received the People's Choice Award and Anthem Film Festival and numerous other awards and recognition. This documentary film is now screened in universities across the nation since 2014.
Today, Martha speaks all over the country to corporations, universities, business communities, political organizations and many other entities about a variety of topics including current government affairs, public policy, the environment and energy. Martha Boneta also co-hosts several radio talk shows.
Martha graduated from St. Mary’s Catholic School in Old Town Alexandria, Notre Dame Academy in Middleburg, George Mason University for undergraduate school, Martha received her Juris Doctor law degree from George Mason University Antonin Scalia Law School. Martha also attended the Strauss Institute at Pepperdine University School of Law in Malibu, where she studied Alternative Dispute Resolution.
Immediately following law school, Martha worked in government relations and advocacy in Washington, DC that propelled her career as strategic account executive at Reed Elsevier for the Mid-Atlantic Region and Thomson Reuters in the Washington, DC Metropolitan area. Martha is the Founder of the Piedmont Agriculture Academy (PAA), Liberty Hall Livestock Rescue and has been on the Board of Directors for the Virginia Independent Consumer & Farmers Association (VICFA), Small Family Farm Foundation (SFFF) and has represented the Farm to Consumer Legal Foundation (FTCLF) advocating legislation and various other organizations. Martha Boneta sits on the Board of Directors for various organizations across the country. Martha is also on the Board of Governors for the Council for National Policy (CNP). Martha has been a Principal at CapitalKeys, regarded as one of Washington, D.C.'s top public affairs firms and a Senior Policy Adviser to America First Policies. Martha is also the founder and President of Victory Coalition Strategies, LLC. representing individuals and entities all over the world.
Martha provides commentary on news and policy and has appeared on various shows including Fox & Friends, Fox Business, Trump TV with Lara Trump, Neil Cavuto, Greta Van Susteren’s On The Record, The John Stossel Show, Virginia Farming, PBS, WUSA9, as well as featured in several other news, print media and radio programs.