Cara Lustik

Cara Lustik

Fact checker and copywriter


Fact checking and copywriting


University of Michigan


I enjoy ideation and newer ways of research and realization. With an eye for the unexpected, I often visualize how these results might manifest in real-time. I love connecting the dots and solving whatever problem is placed in front of me.

— Cara Lustik


Cara has more than 15 years of experience crafting stories in the branding, licensing, and entertainment, industries. Cara has worked with consumer products, product development, production, home entertainment, creative, live events, broadcast, and digital teams on global brand strategies and campaigns, marketing, live events and stage productions, new character development, digital initiatives, and fact checking.



Cara earned a Bachelor of Arts in Communications and Psychology from the University of Michigan.


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