Carissa Chesanek is a writer with over eight years of experience writing for print and online. Her work has been seen in Forbes Travel Guide, ZAGAT, Food Network, Miami Herald, and SpoiledNYC.com. Carissa also holds a B.A. in Illustration and an M.A. in Journalism. She currently freelances for several publications, including Show-Score.com, Booklist, and BlackboardEats.com.