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Marissa Ramirez

Communications Associate


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Marissa Ramirez is the Communications Associate at Riverlife, where she manages the organization’s social media accounts and website.

Before joining Riverlife in 2021 Marissa served in communications roles at several nonprofits including the Pearl District Business Association in her hometown of Portland, OR and most recently at the South Baltimore Gateway Partnership in Baltimore MD. She is passionate about using her story-telling skills to help grassroots organizations spread their positive messages within their communities. Marissa received her BA in Journalism from the University of Oregon and is currently pursuing her master’s degree in Public Policy and Management at Carnegie Mellon University.

She lives in Bloomfield with her growing collection of houseplants.