Marisa received her Masters degree in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the Ohio State University. She is a member of the SNAFU Catchers Consortium, Resilience Engineering Association, and an alumni of the Cognitive Systems Engineering Lab. She has performed research in healthcare, defense intelligence, and distributed software systems. In 2018, Marisa won the HFES Healthcare App Design Competition and won awards in the 2019 Swarm and Search Artificial Intelligence Challenge. Currently, Marisa is a Cognitive Systems Engineer at Mile Two, where she manages and envisions the design of human-machine systems.