Melissa Daar Carvajal is a communications and branding strategist who partners with a network of amazing writers, filmmakers, strategists and designers to advance social change.
Bringing Changemaker Stories Front and Center
An alternative strand in Salinas' trajectory to its reputation for murders, gang violence and drug dealing: passionate homegrown leaders who stay or return to Salinas to support the younger generation.
Engaging Pediatricians to Screen for Toxic Stress & Parents to Make Sure They Do It
Thought leadership and a content strategy to transform pediatric practice, support caregivers and motivate parents' self care to address toxic early childhood trauma.
Advancing Youth Mentorship and Innovation in a Challenged Field
A content strategy that highlighted research and storytelling to convey the elements of successful youth programs to influencers, staff and mentoring networks .