Marcella Rocha

EKU Diversity
  • GA - Athletes on a Mission Coordinator


Contact Information

  • Department: B.S. Sports Management
  • Office: Diversity Office
  • Mailing Address: Coates CPO 48
  • Email:
  • Phone: 859.622.6587


Marcella Rocha is a former EKU women’s basketball player. She earned an Associate Degree in Liberal Arts from College of Central Florida, a Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Management from Eastern Kentucky University and is currently working on her Master’s in Public Health at EKU. Her determination to play college basketball was so strong that she moved from home country of Brazil without knowing a word of English.

She spend two years paying NJCAA in College of Central Florida and then transferred to Eastern Kentucky University. She is the Graduate Assistant for the EKU Diversity Office and Program Coordinator of the Athletes on a Mission. She lives in Shelbyville, Kentucky, with her fiancé.