MTRP Staff

Marie Coma, Graduate Assistant

Marie ComaMarie Coma is excited to join the Minority Teacher Recruitment Project (MTRP) as a Graduate Assistant beginning in February 2016. Marie is currently pursuing her Master’s degree in Clinical Mental Health Counseling at University of Louisville’s College of Education and Human Development.  In August 2017, she will begin an internship at Hosparus Grief Counseling Center in New Albany, Indiana.  

As an undergraduate student, Marie attended the University of Pittsburgh where she earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Psychology with a minor in Anthropology. She has been a certified yoga teacher (E-RYT-200) since 2007 and  currently teaches Hatha and Kundalini Yoga classes locally.

Marie loves working with people and is happy to be a part of the MTRP.  She is passionate about education, culture, and physical/mental health and wellness. In her free time, she enjoys reading, painting, and going for walks, as well as spending time with friends, her husband, Kyle, and their three black and white cats, Boscovs, Omar, and Fela.