Marissa is a Registered Dietitian Nutritionist based in New York City, USA.
Marissa holds a Bachelors of Science in Nutrition and Dietetics from the University of Wisconsin, as well as a Masters of Science from New York University. She began her work in Nutrition in Hospital, with patients who need nutrition support, where her interest was established in using food as a prevention to certain diseases and illnesses.
Marissa is now a nutritional coach, providing counselling and nutritional planning to individuals looking to implement the right approaches to mindful eating and nutrition that are going to work.
In her role as a Nutritional Dietitian expert, Marissa regularly appears on television, at corporate events and in media publications, and has her own podcast.
Her course in WeRise focuses on educating and instructing members on the fundamentals of nutrition to better understand how you can optimise your health through a more insight-led approach to diet, nutrition and eating.