Marissa graduated from Fresno Pacific University earning her Bachelors in Applied Mathematics and Psychology in 2011. Shortly after she moved to San Francisco and began her work in Applied Behavior Analysis as a Behavior Technician. Since then she has completed coursework with the Florida Institute of Technology and earned her BCaBA in 2018. Currently she is in progress of completing her Master’s degree in Psychology with a concentration in Children and Adolescent Development with the Chicago School of Professional Psychology. In her free time she enjoys cooking, supporting local artists and musicians, and playing video and board games.