Department Coordinator, German and Russian Studies
A 1983 graduate of Macalester College, Martha has worked at the college since 1992. For 12 years she was the Manager of Choirs and Departmental Publicity Coordinator in the Music Department. Since fall 2004, Martha has been the Department Coordinator for the German & Russian Studies Department and works on all the logistics of running the department. In February 2016 she helped run the new Funkathon contest as part of the Macathon event here at Macalester College. She is also an accomplished professional musician & composer, teaching piano and composing for musical theater. In June of 2015, The Forger’s Apprentice with original music, arrangements, and orchestration by Martha was premiered at Park Theater, St. Louis Park, MN. She will be working on 2 new shows during summer of 2016, one premiering at the Minneapolis Fringe Festival in August 2016.