I have secretly always wanted to be...
A private investigator
Scariest thing I’ve ever done besides public speaking
Skydiving in Australia
Favorite place to doodle
On a newspaper
Mariette hails from a design and communications background. In her role as project manager, she gets the best of both worlds—she's passionate about cultivating relationships and being part of a team of women that creates a meaningful impact on the world around us.
Countries Lived in
Favorite Youtube rabbit hole
Photoshop & camera tutorials
Danielle is a seasoned designer and avid traveler with a passion for learning and collaborating with positive causes around the world. Her expertise centers on developing and extending brand identities across multiple applications and platforms. She also assists with the day-to-day operations of our studio, keeping things running smoothly behind the curtain. Dani satisfies her creative curiosity through classes, conversation, and experiencing different cultures.
What I’m dreaming about now
Riding bikes in Italy
What I’m wearing now
Something black, or probably something grey.
What I’m reading now
Something about bikes, endless blogs about bikes. And the latest post-apocalyptic sci-fi novel, for bed-time reading.
Elizabeth’s experience spans many years working as an in-house creative and freelancer, producing print and digital work for a variety of corporate and non-profit organizations. Her first love is print design, and she keeps the fire burning with time spent in her letterpress studio.
First game console
Sketchbooks I own
Pets I’ve owned
4 cats 3 dogs
Ivanna is passionate about making magic in digital spaces. A talented illustrator, she brings her creations to life with coding hacks and engaging user experiences. Her ability to think on her feet is matched only by her vested interest in the success of every project. Ivanna strives to unite usability and delight in piece she creates.
Hawks Lake, MT
Bouldering, Board games, longsword
Always listening to
Note to Self, Call Your Girlfriend
Erin came to the design field by way of computer modeling and character animation. Time and again, she proves that information is alive and PowerPoints need not be boring. We often sic Erin, an incredible researcher and problem solver, on complex content management systems. However, her biggest love will always be using graphics and motion to delight, assist and inform.
Places I’ve traveled
19 states and 7 countries
Knitting, reading, drawing, embroidery
Favorite musical artists
Aphex Twin and The Beatles
One of Karma's furthest flung team members, Sara is based out of Santa Cruz, CA. A recent grad of the design program at San José State University, Sara was plucked out of the schoolroom and into our creative kitchen. Sara is always excited to take on new challenges, especially those that are print-based. Well versed in the Adobe CC suite, she also dabbles in Fusion 360 and Sketch.
In 2016, shejumps hosted 5 wild skills events across the country, serving 222 girls with the help of 190 mentors.
We are immensely grateful to be part of the ripple effect of empowerment that comes with investing in young girls and their future. Organizations like SheJumps inspire us to emulate their 1 to 3 female mentorship ratio and prioritization of serving at risk and low-income groups. In addition, to be part of a monumental effort orchestrated entirely by joyful volunteers fuels our belief that good goes around.