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Marissa Lesko

Marissa Lesko

Marissa started her career as a part time Death Investigator II in the summer of 2021, while working full time for the Sangamon County Animal Control and Adoption Center as an Officer. Marissa has been employed by Sangamon County since 2017. She transitioned into a full time Death Investigator II position in October 2022. As a full time Death Investigator II, her job duties will consist of administrative duties, collecting evidence, drawing toxicology samples, conducting follow-up/case management on Coroner’s cases to help the Forensic Pathologist and Coroner to determine the cause and manner of death, and assist grieving families in their time of need. Marissa looks forward to serving the residents of Sangamon County. 


Born: Springfield, IL
Home Town: Springfield, IL


2023 Graduate of University Of Illinois at Springfield - Bachelors Degree
2014 Graduate of Lincoln Land Community College - Associates Degree
2007-2010 Sacred Heart-Griffin High School
2006-2007 Ursuline Academy