Angelica R. #2

Not only will you feel perfectly at ease sharing this time with Marissa, you'll leave the conversation with the support you asked for at the beginning of your time together whether that’s a mantra, a new way of looking at a situation, or a list of action items to apply to your life. Marissa is a natural listener and supporter; she’ll hold you up, but she’ll also guide you to make your own sustainable changes.”

- Angelica R.

Clara M. #2 (ELI)

"What I loved about the ELI assessment is the focus on motion. Instead of putting me in a single box, it gave me the option to move between different feelings (energies) in different circumstances. It helped me identify and articulate what kinds of situations I find draining, and what spaces and circumstances make me feel most alive. And once I had an opportunity to explore that with Marissa’s guidance, I am much better able to catch myself in draining moments, and to move toward more life-giving spaces and approaches."

- Clara M.

Brigid M.

“Marissa is a natural coach. She was able to help me navigate what I was actually saying by pulling key phrases out of our conversations, and was able to guide me in exactly the right direction that I hadn’t anticipated going. I’m grateful for her powerful insight, because without it, I wouldn’t have realized that I had all the tools I needed. I learned to better trust my intuition, and that the powerful phrases she spoke back to me were living inside me after all.”

- Brigid M.

Michelle K.

“From the very first coaching session, Marissa and I connected. She challenged me to get out of my own way to be my “best self” all while supporting and cheering me on. When I felt stuck, she magically moved my energy so that I could move to a space where all things were possible. I have implemented lasting changes to improve my relationship with my boss, spend more quality time with my family and intentionally live the life that God intended me to live!”

- Michelle K.

Kristin A. #1

“Marissa makes you feel comfortable right from the start. Her ability to listen makes her coaching sessions feel reflective and truly self-guided through her attentiveness and ability to rephrase and clarify ideas. I was struggling to make sense of a lot of abstract, complicated “what-ifs” in my career, and Marissa was able to help me identify the next-steps for myself. Just by listening and noticing the patterns, she arranges and organizes the ideas in your head almost as you’re saying them so that you can see those patterns clearly before you."

- Kristin A.

Michelle A.

“Marissa has this amazing blend of: the warmth that invites you to open up and feel comfortable right away, the know-how to expertly guide the conversation in a meaningful direction with ease, and the wisdom to help you connect the dots for yourself in ways you’d never considered. I left our conversation feeling clear about how to move forward with my creative work, and relieved that I didn’t need to waste more time spinning my wheels and doubting my direction. If you’re even considering working with Marissa, absolutely do it. I promise you won’t regret it.”

- Michelle A.

Clara M. #1

“When I started working with Marissa, I was feeling stuck in my current situation wanting a change but uncertain of what change exactly I was looking for and how to go about it. We set out, not necessarily to answer these huge questions in six weeks, but to figure out a strategy to make change and to be ready for it when it comes. Along the way Marissa helped me uncover parts of my identity I thought I’d lost, and even some new aspects and angles I’d never identified before. I ended up with a realistic and exciting action plan, a deeper understanding of myself, and the confidence to move forward into whatever may come.

- Clara M.

Jennifer M #1

“Marissa is an outstanding coach! She brings great energy and enthusiasm to our coaching sessions, and makes me feel like the most important person in her world at that time. She makes me feel heard, and celebrated along the way. I was going through a ton of change in my life, including career and relationship transitions. Marissa and I worked together to get clear on what I needed to move forward, what the priorities were for me and how to orient my focus so I was really going after what was most important to me. I was able to navigate tough conversations with people in my life, and broke through barriers that seemed overwhelming at the time."

- Jennifer M.