Marissa is proud to be a Boise native and has danced in this community most of her life. Her movement is rooted in a strong technical background of ballet, jazz, contemporary and gymnastics which she combines with her more recent interest is in urban movement and hip hop. While dance is her favorite performance art, she is also an active artist in drawing and painting. Currently, she has a bachelors degree in Exercise Physiology and uses that knowledge teaching dance across Boise. More than anything, she believes in living a natural and human(e) lifestyle which includes eating healthy, moving, loving, creating as true Earthlings should!