Clarissa Levai joined the United Way of Kern County team in September of 2023. Clarissa earned her Bachelor of Arts in Creative Media at the University of Hawai’i at Mānoa. She moved to Bakersfield in 2022 to pursue another creative career supporting the community. As a child of a military member, she believes in supporting local communities and creating an impact wherever she goes. Clarissa hopes to give back to Kern County and provide resources to those who need it.