Marissa Bloedoorn is the CEO of TCS Inc. She has a BS in psychology and an MS in industrial-organizational (I-O) psychology. In order to further her experience, expertise, and education, she is currently enrolled in a doctoral program to complete her PhD in I-O psychology. She continues to hold a full-time position at Princeton University.
Possessing a diverse background in corporate management and business development, Marissa has been empowering women to think outside the box for over twenty years. Her innovative ideas and methods of discipline have been the key to her success in guiding others to reach beyond their personal limitations to maximize their performance and potential to succeed. Marissa’s fire and passion for life are infectious, and her youthful flair enables her influence to span generations.
Marissa’s current initiatives include her nonprofit organization Bridging the Gap (BTG), which strategizes for student success. BTG’s mission is to give options to young people through leadership development, building self-confidence through training, and improving public speaking through Toastmasters International. BTG restores hope to assure students that success is within their reach.
Marissa’s published work includes “Maintain Your Superhero Status: A Real Parent’s Perspective” and “Sweetheart, Before I Say I Do,” her perspective on intimate relationships, today’s dating culture, and selecting your partner for life. Her work also appears in the Words to Inspire You series (volumes I and II now available).