"The work you do while you procrastinate is probably the work you should be doing the rest of your life.”

AUSTIN KLEON

Karissa Barcelo

CHIEF STORYTELLER

Karissa’s journey as a writer began in film and television, where she worked as a script supervisor, producer and copywriter. She brought her journalistic approach into the marketing world by marrying storytelling with content creation. Karissa has a true passion for unveiling DH success stories, and sharing our mission with the world.

 

Read blog articles from Karissa here.

What is your favorite part about working at DH?

"Being a part of something greater than myself by helping a movement I truly believe in, and doing it with the most talented team around!"

More about Karissa

BACKGROUND AND EXPERIENCE
For 10+ years, Karissa worked as a script supervisor, producer and copywriter for various commercials, TV shows and films. She produced buzz-worthy content for the entertainment news show Dish Nation and interviewed celebrities at major award shows such as the Oscars and the MTV Video Music Awards. She also manages marketing campaigns for high-end luxury brands. Documenting our clients' success stories, and sharing their journey with our readers is a passion of hers.
 

Karissa studied theater at Las Vegas Academy and then earned her BA in Broadcast Journalism, Media and Film Studies from UNLV. Recently engaged, Karissa enjoys hikes with her fiance, Broadway musicals, self-help books, and eastern philosophies.

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