Marissa Starkey has been dancing since she was three years old. She grew up dancing at Dance Express in Mankato, MN, and eventually started teaching classes of her own there. She has studied many styles of dance including tap, jazz, lyrical, pom, hip-hop, ballet, and contemporary. Currently she is a second year member of the University of Minnesota dance team. Marissa is a sophomore at the University of Minnesota studying business and marketing education. She is super passionate about dance, and helping children grow and reach their full potential. She is super excited to be a member of the QC family!