Marissa Ambalina BCom (Hons)

Communications Specialist

Marissa Ambalina is a Communications Specialist with the Canadian Virtual Hospice. In this role, she focuses on raising awareness and public engagement, website content management, and promoting interaction with the website through the use of social media.

She is a graduate of the Asper School of Business from the University of Manitoba with a major in Marketing and additional training in Public Relations from UCLA. For the last three years, Marissa has worked for Grosney Promotions, playing a lead role in the planning, development and production management of the company’s fundraising products, website, social media accounts and marketing material. Marissa also interned in New York for a contemporary clothing company, where she discovered she wanted to transition her career into the non-profit sector.