Marissa is a Licensed Cosmetologist and has an Associates of Science Degree in Medical Assisting. She is also a National Academy of Sports Nutrition Certified Personal Trainer, Fitness Nutrition Specialist, and Certified Nutrition Coach. Marissa was born with a heart condition called Transposition of the Great Arteries resulting in six open heart surgeries, 3 pacemakers, and numerous other heart related procedures; she has been on a lifelong journey of pursuing and living her healthiest life possible. Spark Health aligns with her health and wellness beliefs. Besides living life to its fullest, she enjoys helping people reach their health and fitness goals, going to gym, hiking, spending time with friends, and one day hopes to go skydiving again, which will be her fourth jump. Marissa's family and 3 cats make her life complete!