Marissa was a natural fit to our business the second she joined the family! After ten years of dedicated service and passion to grow Mici, she remains a valuable asset while serving in an advisory role. Marissa has served in a variety of ways in the areas of operations, local store marketing, catering, and training. She is widely known for her enthusiasm, love for hospitality and networking expertise. Marissa began her career in the restaurant industry in St. Louis at the young age of thirteen, gaining valuable experience working in her parents’ Italian restaurants for almost two decades. As a second-generation Italian, Marissa understands the importance of storytelling, maintaining the company’s roots and has an infinite love for connecting with guests. Marissa’s passion for people can be traced back to her career as a non-profit executive where she spent significant time working on behalf of a mission in fundraising, event management and community relations. Marissa and her husband, Jeff love raising their two boys in beautiful Colorado. You can find them both enjoying the outdoors with family in their spare time.