Larissa Mariano is the executive assistant to the Vice President of Community Impact.
In this role, she manages calendars, works to keep the team on track, and synthesizes Community Impact’s grant making for various audiences including the Leadership Team and Executive Committee.
Prior to joining the Trust, she was the Executive Assistant to the CEO of The Family Institute at Northwestern University, a behavioral health organization. She was the Executive Assistant to Christy Webber at Christy Webber & Company, a full service landscape provider on Chicago’s west side.
She is a native Chicagoan who grew up in a housing co-op in the Albany Park neighborhood, a proud alumna of Chicago Public Schools, and holds a BA in Political Science and Women’s Studies from Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She lives in the Andersonville neighborhood.