Marisa provides training and one-on-one business advising to emerging entrepreneurs and early stage businesses in Skagit, Whatcom, Snohomish and Island Counties. She has owned her own clothing and accessories business and also worked in her family’s Mexican Restaurant and Panaderia.
Originally from a small town, current events have called her to move to Whatcom to help build community at the grass roots.
Marisa holds a Masters degree in Business Management and Bachelors of Science degree in Agribusiness .
The Center for Inclusive Entrepreneurship (CIE), in partnership with the Washington Small Business Development Center (SBDC) offers accessible and inclusive first step business training, advising and support to emerging entrepreneurs and early-stage microenterprises in rural and underserved communities throughout Washington State.