• Mr. Martinez humbly began his electrical career as a truck driver and warehouse hand. After climbing the ranks and eventually obtaining his master’s license in 1975, Fred opened Central Electric, out of his garage. In 1974 Fred built his first shop on 2 acres. 25 years later Fred acquired a lot on 36th Street and built a new 10,000 square foot facility sized to accommodate future growth where Central Electric currently operates out of. Presently, Fred holds an emeritus position on our board of directors.
  • Chris is proud to hold the responsibility of his master electrician’s license for Central Electric, as well as performing his role overseeing corporate operations. Chris ignited his electrical contracting career immediately upon graduating from St. Mary’s University with a BS in Accounting. Digging ditches and working in the field has enabled Chris and his brother to understand and execute decisive corporate operations.

  • Ernest is proudly qualified and registered with the state of Texas to practice engineering. Central Electric is a licensed consulting firm, with 2m of professional insurance experience, which supplies complete design build services for your project. Prior to assuming his invaluable role with CE fulltime, Ernest gained extensive engineering experience working at Goetting & Associates and later acting as project manager with JD3 Engineering.

  • Henry is a retired master electrician and former sole proprietor in the electrical industry. Henry worked for 17yrs in the electrical gear distribution business and brings a wealth of information and knowledge in assisting in the procurement of major projects.

  • Joe is OHSA certified and a master electrician. Joe Morin has over 30yrs in the electrical industry and has facilitated projects as large as $15M. Joe is proficient in motor controls as well as major gear distribution.

  • Rudy has been in electrical distribution for over 40yrs. Rudy has worked in procuring material and equipment varying from modest to large scale projects.
  • Javier began his career with Central Electric as a working electrical apprentice. After promptly getting his electrician license, Javier quickly moved to assistant job foreman, and eventually assuming the role as lead foreman on multiple projects with Central Electric. Today, Javier is responsible for setting up, tracking and scheduling multiple projects.

  • Sam recently graduated from Texas State and has nearly completed his electrical trade schooling at St Phillips College. Sam plays a critical role in preparing and assembling estimates and crafting electrical proposals. Sam also practices proficiency as he handles small project proposals and quotations for our loyal, valued daily clients.


Fully equipped staff of 85 team members.

11 Master Electricians strategically utilized for efficient install.

38 Licensed Journeymen ensures project due diligence.

Fully stocked Service Vehicles with over 750 items to execute an array of electrical projects.