Director of Operations
Marissa is the Director of Operation for the iBELIEVE Foundation.
An Appalachian native from Adams County, Marissa was born and raised in Southeast Ohio. After graduating from Peebles High School, she attended The Ohio State University where she received a bachelor's in public affairs with a specialization in community organization and civic engagement. She is currently pursuing an Executive Master of Public Administration from Ohio University's Voinovich School of Public Affairs.
Marissa joined the iBELIEVE team in 2016 as an intern following the pursuit of her passion for rural and Appalachian student development. She currently lives in Columbus, Ohio where she manages the administrative operations for the foundation.