Marisa Garcia

Marisa GarciaMarisa brings experience in STEM education, curriculum, and program development to her role as a Senior Program Developer at NGCP. Marisa's past experiences include developing and writing curricula for Second Step, Engineering is Elementary, EL Education, Inc., and Seeds of STEM. She also works as an education and curriculum consultant supporting various projects for early childhood and elementary programs. Marisa's career began in Boston Public Schools as a kindergarten teacher. 

Marisa is passionate about supporting and developing programming to help learners think critically, problem-solve, and engage with new people and ideas to improve the world around them. To her, STEM education is one of the most effective and engaging ways to do this.

As a recent Seattle transplant, Marisa enjoys exploring the PNW, as well as reading, writing, and trying new recipes.