Marissa Marshall

Development Director for the College of Natural Sciences

Marissa Marshall is the Development Director for the College of Natural Sciences. A Hitchcock, SD, native, she attended Augustana University and received a Bachelor of Arts in political science in 2013.  

Prior to joining the Foundation in November 2019, she explored a wide array of career paths including territory sales for an aftermarket agricultural parts dealer, John Deere dealership operations, partnering with her parents and brothers to operate the family farm, coaching high school girls basketball and, most recently, a business development specialist for Profile by Sanford in Brookings, SD. 

In her free time, Marissa enjoys attending exercise classes, running on the trails of Brookings, volunteering with the Brookings County Youth Mentoring Program or Girls on the Run, attending concerts at the Swiftel Center and spending time with her family in Hitchcock, enjoying the 180-degree views of the sky.