Mara Cheney

Well-Being and Harm Reduction Assessment Coordinator

Top 5 Strengths

  1. Communication
  2. Focus
  3. Individualization
  4. Input
  5. Futuristic


  • Supporting student organizations who host Late Night Progrmaming
  • Assessment
  • Alcohol Harm Reduction for student organizations
  • Policy Development and Implementation
  • Engagement Advising


Mara Cheney has her Bachelor of Arts in Spanish and her Masters in Public Health both from the University of Iowa. Her areas of expertise include program development and evaluation as well as community engagement. In her position as Late Night Initiatives & Assessment Coordinator, her focus is to understand student needs and support healthy ways to get involved on campus. In her free time Mara loves yoga, gardening, cooking with her husband, and taking her Australian Shepherd, Olive, for nice long walks.