B.A. in Philosophy, Trinity College; M.S. in Elementary Education, Mercy College. Marisa is currently teaching at The School at Columbia, as a 6th Grade English teacher. In the past she has taught middle school students at two different schools in the Bronx where she has served as a Literacy Coach and a Grade Level Coordinator. Marisa thinks that good leaders are reflective leaders and hopes to be able to apply the philosophy of SPA to any and all leadership roles that she takes on in her career.