Marta Palmquist Cady

Marta Palmquist CadyDirector of Student Activities
1500 N. Warner #1003, Tacoma, WA 98416
253.879.3317
mpalmquist@pugetsound.edu


Year Started at Puget Sound: 1993
Hometown: Denver, Colorado but really Tacoma, Washington

Education
BA The University of Portland 1990
MA in Student Development Administration 1994, Seattle University

Marta is primarily responsible for the development, coordination and implementation of co-curricular activities on campus as well as the new student orientation program, Prelude, Passages and Perspectives. She directs the Perspectives Orientation program, oversees integration of the Adventure Education component of new student orientation and co-coordinates the development and implementation of Student Leadership Programs.  She works closely with the Director of Student Programs to bring varied and exciting programs to campus.  She is an advisor for the Understanding Sexuality student group as well as SIRGE (Sexuality Issues, Relationships and Gender Education). Marta's favorite part of her profession is working with the students to create programs.