Marisa Salazar

Program Operations Specialist

Marisa is an Program Operations Specialist with the Events Strategy and Management team at IHS. In this role, she supports various faculty programs by handling event logistics for each event.

Prior to joining IHS, Marisa worked as the Communications Director for Goal Advocacy, a small free market non-profit in New Mexico, and interned at the Cato Institute.

Marisa graduated from New Mexico State University in 2016 with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology and minors in Economics and Business Administration. While in school, she was active with Young Americans for Liberty as a state chair and Students for Liberty as the West Coast Events Director for their North American Executive Board.

In her free time, Marisa enjoys hiking with her dog, Xena, being adventurous with cooking, and visiting local breweries and wineries.