Regional Director of New Schools
Marissa has been with Fusion since 2012 and has held several different roles at the campus and regional level. Most recently Marissa has served as the Regional Director of New Schools where she supporting the opening of several new Fusion campuses. In total, Marissa has been a part of 13 new school openings and loved every minute of it. Prior to that, she served as the Head of School of Fusion Mission Viejo where we first started as a teacher. She has also served as the Director of Student Development at our Los Angeles campus and supported our central region schools as the Regional Director of Operations.
Marissa is a graduate from Azusa Pacific University where she earned a degree in Psychology with a concentration in counseling and an emphasis in Education. Prior to Fusion, she has worked in special education, and support programs such as AVID, Girls on the Move, and College Headed and Mighty Proud. Before getting into education, Marissa was a cheer and dance coach for over 7 years and is very proud of her team who won Nationals!
Marissa enjoys catching up on her favorite TV shows, exploring different restaurants, and traveling the world with her husband. Her latest travels include Italy, Lebanon, and Germany.