Carissa Ferro (she/her) is the Director of Communications at Lumos Transforms. After receiving her BFA in Media Arts from The University of Arizona, Carissa began her career working in the entertainment industry. Carissa’s experience in large studios, small production companies, and boutique film marketing agencies informs her work at Lumos Transforms.
Carissa uses her expertise in brand development, digital communications, content creation, and marketing strategies to help Lumos Transforms reach, educate, and engage with their audience_ ultimately positively impacting the lives of those they serve.
As a Certified Facilitator of The Resilience Toolkit, Carissa’s understanding of stress, trauma, and resilience is invaluable in her work with Lumos Transforms, allowing her to tailor their communications to serve their audience best and effectively communicate the organization’s mission and impact.
Recently relocated from Southern California, Carissa lives in Lexington, South Carolina (Congaree Land) with her husband and two children. She’s a musical theatre mom who appreciates good audiobooks and bad reality television.
At Lumos Transforms, Carissa provides:
- Marketing strategies
- Partnership Development
- Brand development
- Social media support
- Public relations support
- Advertising campaigns