Marissa is a perfumer from California currently residing in Brooklyn. She holds a MA in Anthropology from The New School for Social Research and is the founder of Redamance, a perfume collection that will launch in 2019. Marissa trained in perfumery under the mentorship of Master Perfumer, Olivier Gillotin at Givaudan for two years. She is also a classically trained ballet dancer, poet, writer, butoh dancer and amateur filmmaker.