About Marisa Federico


Marisa D. Federico, former Director of National Sales at the Boston Convention Marketing Center was an extraordinary woman who left a lasting impression in all aspects of her life.

In 2013 at the age of 35, Marisa was diagnosed with stage IV, triple positive breast cancer.  Although being diagnosed with an incurable disease, Marisa persevered forward and continued to live life full of zest and enthusiasm.  Her unwavering strength shined bright everyday through her radiant smile and wonderful personality. Marisa was a true warrior who fought her battle with grace, integrity and humility.  Marisa’s eternal optimism was an inspiration to many people, including others also affected by the ramifications of a cancer diagnosis.