Marissa Lucero is a Bay Area native with Hispanic roots. She founded My Fashion Design Kit out of a desire to do something meaningful with her skills. She created her first business plan in high school through NFTE, and earned a degree in Fashion Design and International Trade and Marketing from FIT. She has 6 years of experience developing products for companies such as Gap Inc. and Pottery Barn Kids. She recently won first place at an EdTech Startup Weekend in Oakland.