Marissa joined the Hope House staff in 2017. She holds a Bachelor of Science in human development and family studies and a minor in Spanish from Colorado State University. Marissa is going to school at Colorado Christian University to get her master’s in counseling in hopes to be a play therapist one day. Marissa is passionate about teaching, supporting and loving on the moms and kids at Hope House. Her favorite thing to do with the kids is to play with Magna-Tiles and build really tall towers! She is a Colorado native and a proud CSU Ram who cherishes time with friends, family and the mountains!