Marisa is a USA Triathlon Level I coach residing in Greensboro, NC. She is an Ironman finisher and competes nationally in long and short course triathlons, long-distance cycling, and running races (5K to marathon distance). Her educational background includes a B.S. in Kinesiology from the Pennsylvania State University, followed by a M.S. in Sports Medicine and a B.S. in Nursing from the University of North Carolina. She combines her conceptual knowledge of training and racing with her experience as an athlete to assist her clients reach their highest potential. Marisa enjoys introducing endurance sports to beginners as well as coaching seasoned veterans. Marisa's coaching philosophy is based on the concept of balance. Balance in training and life, combined with a passion for what you do is the key to success in all endeavors.