Marissa Atlookan is from two communities which are Lac Seul and Eabametoong First Nation. She is a mother of three daughters Ava, Addison and Amaralee. They were living in Lac Seul but relocated to Thunder Bay in September 2022. Marissa completed and graduated grade 12 in 2008 from Queen Elizabeth High School. She is currently working on her social work diploma through First Nation Technology Institution which is partnered with Candore College. For most of her life, Marissa has worked with Tikinagan Child Family and Service as a Family Service Worker, Child Care Worker and the management team. Marissa has always had a passion to work with others and the communities in the north to make those connections.