About Marta

Marta has over 40 years of experience in organizational and clinical social work practice during which she has held multiple roles, such as, professor, social researcher, executive leader, psychotherapist, group worker, community organizer, advocate, activist, coach, trainer, facilitator and keynote speaker.  She is the immediate past President/CEO of The Center for Women and Families, a 6 million dollar non-profit serving over 8,000 clients a year.  During her tenure there she raised 6, 7 and 8 figure gifts. Over the last 7 years she has led two successful collective impact initiatives in Louisville.

After retiring from The Center on February 28, 2018 she re-launched her consulting practice Catapult Now LLC where she provides, organizational and leadership development, board development, strategic planning, executive coaching, retreats, facilitation and training services to non-profit and for profit organizations.


Co-creating sustainable systems that promote equity and inclusion.


Transforming self and others by harnessing human potential and creating system change.