screenshot of the Placer RCD homepage, with a shallow video header, large mission statement, and icons for various program areas

Carina took our ideas and concepts and masterfully designed and guided the decision making process to its completion. She is responsive and thorough in her approach and her experience became apparent very quickly. Carina also designed our new logo and seamlessly weaved in its aesthetic personality throughout the website. Overall, what was delivered is exactly what we wanted—an incredibly robust website that communicates our values and shares resources to those we serve in a beautiful, eye-catching, and efficient way. Our office looks with pride at this website.

Andrew Justus Fritz, Placer County RCD
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screenshot of the Peninsula Solidarity Cohort website, with a large group photo and mission statement at the top

Carina Merrick is an outstanding web designer who exceeded all my expectations. She is an absolute delight to work with and in addition to her superb technical knowledge and artistic sensibilities, she has an ability to capture and then express the vision and mission of your organization. Her follow through, integrity and professionalism are exceptional. I highly recommend her!!!

Rev. Penny Nixon, Peninsula Solidarity Cohort

Carina balances form and function to create beautiful, responsive websites. I know I can tell her an idea and she will find a streamlined and elegant way to execute it.  She shares thoughtful explanations so our team can make informed decisions that best serve our needs. I know she’s looking out for our best interests. She’s more than a web designer; she’s a true partner on our team. She’s a gem!

Lily Rothrock, Marketing and Communications Manager, River Partners

THANK YOU for the amazing job you did on our website. I love the result, and I loved working with you from start to finish. You are a real joy to work with: professional, yet also flexible, engaged, collaborative and always thinking about ways to make our site even better than we imagined. I hope we have many more opportunities to work together.

Betty Cohen, Founder/CEO Hearts & Minds Media

I can’t tell you what a privilege it has been working with you over the years. I couldn’t think more highly of your talents, professionalism and dedication to helping Sustainable Conservation maximize its digital marketing/design impact. You’re absolutely incredible. I can’t thank you enough for such an amazing partnership.

Alex Karolyi, Sustainable Conservation

Thank you so much for your amazing work on the PlantRight website – it’s more than any of us thought possible! The site has proven to be an invaluable resource as we go forward.

Terri K., PlantRight
screenshot of the Musto Observatory homepage showing an antique illustration of the inside of the New York Public Library covering the entire page with the site name and a minimal navigation menu overlaid

Working with Carina was a tremendous pleasure. She quickly grasped what I had in mind and remained thoughtful and attentive to my needs and concerns throughout the design process. Her advice was sound, and she was 100% reliable and trustworthy. I would recommend her services to anyone looking to build a website.

Jeanne-Marie Musto, PhD, MLS