Marissa Wickland is Miss Meridian 2015! Prior to capturing this title, she also held the titles of Miss Idaho USA 2013 and Miss Idaho USA 2009.
Marissa was brought up in Boise, Idaho. She is bilingual, and is a graduate of Boise High School. She was also a senior Co-Chair of the school's Character Education Program. She's been included with music and expressions programs all through her training and has constantly taken an interest in a game or two as well.
After graduation, Marissa was chosen for a Rotary Youth Exchange grant. Supported by the Boise Metro Club, she put in a year in France immersing into the way of life and taking in the dialect. After returning, she moved to Los Angeles where she was 1 of 120 young people chosen for the Young Americans College of the Performing Arts Fall 2011 Season. Toward the end of the academic year, she returned to Boise and was accepted to Boise State University.