Clarisa is a multimedia journalist and content marketing professional. She is the Founder and Managing Director of her own company, Small Coffee, a digital marketing firm based in Austin, Texas; and a Lecturer in Marketing for St. Edward’s Bill Munday School of Business. Clarisa has been helping small businesses owners with their communications and marketing projects since graduating from Northwestern’s Medill School of Journalism as a McCormick Foundation Scholar in 2011. Her journalism work has appeared in Time Out Chicago, California Home + Design’s blog, CultureMap Austin, Glasstire, The Sparefoot Blog, Gapers Block, Bust, Hartford Courant, The Dallas Morning News, the Austin American Statesman, Citygram, Austin Monthly and Tribeza. Having served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Costa Rica, she’s also enthusiastic about community service and helping the greater good.