Carissa has more than seven years of human resources experience in the federal, hotel/restaurant, healthcare, and engineering industries. At Alta Vista, she manages the day-to-day operations of the human resources department by managing the full recruiting cycle, administering compensation and benefit plans, and assisting with payroll processing. In addition, Carissa manages all employee relations as well as the leave of absence and immigration program.
Carissa earned her Bachelor of Science in Hospitality and Tourism Management from California State University of East Bay. When not in the office, she enjoys hiking and spending time with family.