Marissa Graves – Past President
Marissa Graves, ‘09 BSACC (Accountancy) & BSBA (Finance), is the Director of Accounting & Finance at Sportiqe Apparel Co, headquartered in Tempe, Arizona. She earned her CPA license during a four-year stint in public accounting with international firm, Grant Thornton. She also completed her MBA, and CIA and CFE licenses while working as the Internal Audit Manager for McDonough Corporation. While completing her dual degree at NAU, Marissa was president of Service Jacks, an accounting supplemental instructor, and a Franke College of Business student mentor. Since graduation, she has continued to promote NAU through her participation on the NAU Alumni Association Board of Directors, the NAU Accounting Advisory Council and the NAU young alumni initiative, NAU – TEN. Marissa is married to an NAU alumnus, Joseph, and they have an active Queensland Heeler (who is an adopted Lumberjack of course). They love to travel around the Southwest US and spend time with friends and family.