Marissa Fallesen

Technology Manager

Began at Teachwell:


Why did you choose this field?

I like giving students the tools to better themselves.

What or who most inspires you?

The thought that I can always get better.

What was your favorite subject in school?


Why Teachwell?

I want to help students and Teachwell seems to be the place that helps students the most in my eyes.

What keeps you motivated?

Knowing that what I do matters and affects other people.

How do you hope to make a difference?

I hope that I can make learning fun by incorporating different strategies so students want to come to school.

Goals for the future?

I hope to be in administration in a school setting someday.

What is your background experience – degrees, experience, skills?

I graduated from USD with my Bachelor's in Science for Elementary Education and then continued on to get my Master's of Arts in Elementary Education with a specialization in Science, Technology, and Math with a technology endorsement.

People would be surprised to know that I . . .

used to serve in the United States Army Reserve as a Chemical soldier.