Alex Palmer joined the Northern Michigan golf staff after graduating from Northern Michigan in December 2016.
Palmer was a member of the Wildcat men's golf team for two and a half seasons. He was a team captain and a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
Palmer worked at Marquette Golf Club for eight years and will be an Assistant Golf Professional for the Greywalls course in 2017.
A native of Marquette, Palmer graduated from Marquette Senior High School in 2012. During his high-school career, he earned three letters and was named to the all-U.P. and all-G.N.C. teams in 2011 and 2012. He also placed second at the 2012 U.P. championship meet.