Marissa Buckles is the Director of Development and Corporate Giving for the YWCA Dayton. She grew up in the Miami Valley before leaving to college and then spending almost ten years living and working in Chicago. During her time in Chicago, Marissa also completed her Masters in Nonprofit Management with a focus in Fundraising and Development. She is excited to be back home and seeks to create positive change for her community. In addition to her work at the YW, Marissa volunteers with Professional United for Sexual Health (PUSH) and serves on the Board of Lean in Ohio.