Maryssa Wanlass is a San Francisco Bay Area stage actor and teaching artist. She studied theatre at Mills College and with the Moscow Art Theatre. Through her teaching work, she brings her love of performing to a diverse range of students, from children discovering Shakespeare’s words for the first time, to maximum security inmates finding their creativity in improvisational workshops. She is delighted to bring these tools of expression and empowerment to the girls of Girls Leadership! For more information: www.maryssa-wanlass.com.