Marissa is a native of Knoxville and is happy to start her professional career at the Clarence Brown Theatre. A recent alumnus of the UT Theatre Department, Marissa completed a summer internship in stage management at Saint Michael’s Playhouse in Burlington, Vermont. She worked on the productions of Fiddler on the Roof, Tuesdays with Morrie, Rumors, and Shout! The Mod Musical. At the Clarence Brown, Marissa assisted the productions of On the Razzle, A Raisin in the Sun, A Christmas Carol (’12), Sweeney Todd: The Demon Barber of Fleet Street, Kiss Me, Kate, Dean Man’s Cell Phone, Fuddy Meers, and It’s A Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play (’11). Marissa would like to thank everyone at the CBT, her close friends, and her family members whom have all helped her tremendously over the years.