Marcella Kirschbaum is a native of Anchorage, Alaska, having also lived in California and Hawaii before landing in Utah.
Marcella graduated from the University of Utah with a BA in International Studies and minors in Arabic, and Peace and Conflict Studies. Marcella served internships with the International Rescue Committee, as well as Women of the World, a non-profit focusing on self-reliance skills for refugee women. In May 2019, she earned her Graduate Certificate in Conflict Resolution from the University of Utah, Department of Communication.
While working as a Teaching Assistant for Dr. Dave Derezotes, Marcella discovered the re