Marissa Mayfield received her Bachelor of Music degree in piano performance from the University of Alabama with secondary studies in voice. She is currently working on her Master of Music degree in Piano Pedagogy at Samford University studying with Dr. Kathryn Fouse. Marissa joined the Academy of the Arts music faculty in June 2015 teaching piano and theory.
Her teaching experience includes class piano, private piano and music appreciation courses at Wallace community College in Dothan, Alabama; piano instruction at Covenant United Methodist Church (Dothan); piano instruction at the Community Music School (Tuscaloosa). She has served as church pianist for Denton Road United Methodist Church (Dothan). Her professional affiliations include the Birmingham Music Teachers Association and Music Teachers National Association.