Undergraduate Program Manager & Academic Advisor
As a native Memphian, music has always been an integral part of Marissa’s life, and she’s thrilled to contribute to the musical community of her hometown. Dr. Manthongkham most recently served as Director of Operations and Educational Programming for PRIZM Ensemble of Memphis. She also maintains a clarinet teaching studio and is an active performing clarinet artist.
She is a graduate of Michigan State University, where she earned a Doctorate of Musical Arts in Clarinet Performance and gained advising experience. She also holds a bachelor’s degree in Music Education from The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and a Master of Music in performance from Baylor University.