Serving Central Pennsylvania

Marissa Illingworth

More About Marissa

What do you love most about your role at Liberty Financial Strategies?

I love the opportunity to make a difference in people’s lives by helping them through a new season in life – whether the occasion is happy, sad, stressful, or all of the above.

What is your educational background?

I have an Associate’s Degree in Liberal Arts from Montgomery County Community College and a Bachelor’s Degree in English & Business Administration from Millersville University.

Volunteerism and Community Involvement

I enjoy volunteering at the Water Street Mission here in Lancaster, Pa.


I grew up in Souderton, PA (a north-of-Philadelphia suburb) and my husband and I currently live in Lancaster City.

Hobbies and Interests?

I enjoy dance, martial arts, yoga, reading, video games and theater.  I also like to engage in home improvement and decor projects around the house.

Favorite Quote?

“Perhaps there is a language which is not made of words and everything in the world understands it” – Frances Hodgson Burnett, A Little Princess

Favorite Sports Team?

Philadelphia Eagles

Philadelphia Phillies

Favorite Local Restaurant?

Checker’s Bistro, Lancaster

Historical figure you would like to meet?

Queen Elizabeth Tudor the First

Best piece of advice you ever received?

My dad raised us three girls on this motto: Make yourself indispensable at whatever you do by doing your personal best and putting people first.