- About Me: You can pronounce my name like Marissa.
- Favorite Books: Way too many!
- Favorite Authors: Robert Heinlein, Louisa May Alcott, C.S. Lewis, Martin Luther, Milan Kundera
- Recent Reads: An Excursion to the Sky (Olujic), The Unbearable Lightness of Being (Kundera), Lolita (Nabokov), The Painted Bird (Kosinsky), Too Loud a Solitude (Hrabal)
- Favorite Cuisine: Slovak, Czech, Indian
- Favorite Dishes: Paprikaš, bvob, gulaš, - they're all Slovak/Czech .... I also love Greek gyros, curry Indian dishes... almost anything ethnic lol
- Favorite Desserts: Anything with chocolate, raspberry, or peanut butter!
- Favorite Drinks: Turkish coffee, Dr Pepper ... and beer
- Best meal ever: Czech gulaš and knédle (goulash and dumplings)
- Favorite Artists: Keane, Anberlin, Backstreet Boys, Dave Matthews Band, Il Divo, Kino
- Songs I hate: Anything country
- I like to wear: T-shirts with cardigans, and jeans... I like being comfy!
- Can't live without: Cardigans and watches
- Prized Possessions: A Czech garnet ring I purchased in the Czech Republic
- Places I love: Central Europe
- Places I've been: Prague, Telč, Mikulov, Ceský Krumlov, Karlštejn, Valtice, Kutna Hora (Czech Republic) ... Vienna, Austria... Frankfurt, Germany... Amsterdam, Netherlands... Zagreb, Croatia... and some random places in the US such as San Antonio, Cleveland, NYC, Columbus, Lexington NC, Bay City MI, and Racine WI.
- Dream Vacation: World tour
More About Me
- Nationality: Slovak & Croatian
- Religion: Lutheran
- Interests: Beading, crafting, reading, cooking/baking, sewing, writing poetry and short stories.
- School Name: Stow Munroe Falls High School
- Status: Alumni
- Class of: 2007
- School Name: Thiel College
- Status: Alumni
- Class of: 2011
- Degree type: Bachelors
- Major(s): Accounting, Business Administration
- Minor(s): Economics
- Organizations: Lutheran Student Movement, Haller Enterprise Institute, Honors Program, Thiel Players, Chi Eta Sigma (business honorary), Kappa Mu Epsilon (mathematics honorary), Alpha Psi Omega (theatrical honorary)
- AIM: jclfunkie216