Marissa Graham is a Long Island native currently living in Manhattan to pursue her teaching and dance performance career. She graduated magna cum laude from George Mason University with a BFA in dance. She is a company of Vissi Dance Theatre and eSKay Arts Collective, and had performed with various contemporary and modern companies post-graduation.
Marissa started teaching dance in 2014 in Fairfax, VA. Since then, she has assisted and taught all ages 2-17 with various programs and dance studios. She is currently a teaching artist with DMF Youth, a non-profit after school program for underprivileged youth. Marissa started at Discovery in 2018 as an assistant in the early childhood program. Since then she has assisted and taught for gymnastics, dance, and early childhood. She is currently teaching pre-ballet classes. She loves Discovery’s approach to learning and is honored to be a part of their rockstar staff.