Charissa Thornton

Digital Marketer

"Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it." -Bruce Lee


Career Goals

I am looking for a digital marketing job that will provide learning opportunities and create change in today's world.

It is important that my career is well-balanced with my lifestyle. I thrive when I can see a goal and learn the skills to achieve it.


  • Content Research
  • Data Collection, Analysis, Application
  • Microsoft Office Suite
  • Canva
  • Squarespace


Check out my degrees, certifications, and licenses.

Des Moines Area Community College (DMACC) Ankeny, Iowa

August 2023

Digital Marketing


Northwestern College Orange City, Iowa

May 2013, Cum Laude

Elementary Education

Instructional Strategist I

Bedford High School Bedford, Iowa

May 2009

National Honor Society

Varsity Cheer Captain

Speech and Drama

First Aid/CPR August 2024

Mandatory Reporter August 2025

Standard Teaching License, Iowa September 2026