Marta was the second person hired at MSU Business-CONNECT. She was hired as the Executive Staff Assistant to the Director in November 2009. As the Executive Staff Assistant, Marta is responsible for providing Confidential Administrative Support to the Business-CONNECT Executive Team (Director and two Associate Directors). She manages calendars, receives incoming inquiries for the management team, processes payroll and handles the overall management of the department.
In July 2013 Marta added to her Executive Assistant duties by becoming the Financial Administrator of the MSU Innovation Center. In that role she creates budgets, functions as the Fiscal Officer for the department accounts and acts as Research Administrator for grants awarded to the Innovation Center.
Before joining MSU Business-CONNECT, Marta worked in different administrative capacities in private industry for 23 years. She has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration from Michigan State University.