Marissa is an Animal Health Technologist that graduated from NAIT in 2010. She moved to Victoria from Edmonton to go to the University of Victoria. Marissa is studying Child and Youth Care and hopes to do Animal Assisted Therapy with kids in addition to working as a technician. She has two cats named Honey and Tiberius, and two chinchillas named Peep and Chai. Outside of work she enjoys running, hiking, crocheting and painting. Marissa loves all animals but has a special soft spot for elephants.