Carissa’s ambition and compassion have served as key drivers for her success in real estate. Understanding that home buying and selling are both important milestones in one’s life, Carissa is a firm believer in developing a strong, honest relationship with every one of her clients. Clients appreciate her attention and enthusiasm, as well as her responsiveness and willingness to do whatever she can to address their questions, concerns, and when necessary, nerves.
Carissa graduated from the University of Michigan and holds a Master’s degree from the American College of Education. Prior to becoming a real estate broker, Carissa served as a Chicago Public School teacher. Carissa’s experience as a teacher showed her the importance of flexibility, patience, understanding, and multi-tasking; all elements she brings to her clients and her real estate practice.
In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, traveling, and trying new restaurants. Although Lincoln Park is home, Carissa’s passion for exploring everything Chicago has to offer has led to a deep understanding of, and appreciation for, the entire city.