Meet the Team: Clarissa Castillo
What do you do at RMG: Link building specialist
Favorite thing about your job: At every job I’ve ever had, my favorite thing is my coworkers.
What was your first job: Lifeguarding. The pool was only 5 feet deep but I still ended up pulling kids out of the water a couple of times that summer.
In elementary school, what did you want to be when you grew up: I decided I wanted to be a veterinarian when I was in first grade and I stuck with that idea until I was a Junior in high school. I intended to go to Cal Poly Pomona to study animal science but applied as a marketing major because I was afraid I wouldn’t get in. Turns out I liked marketing more!
What is your earliest memory: Watching a show called “Maisy Mouse” and spelling the word “Moo.”
What is a fun or interesting thing about your hometown: There’s an ostrich farm where you can visit and feed baby ostriches.
What’s your favorite family tradition: My extended family celebrates every holiday and birthday on one day when we can al
What is your favorite cereal: Honey Bunches of Oats
How do you like your eggs: Over medium
What’s your go-to Starbucks order: Mango dragon fruit refresher
If you could eat only one meal for the rest of your life what would it be: Chicken and waffles. You can’t go wrong with it!
Favorite band/musician: Jojo. In my “2020 year in review” on Spotify, I was in her top .1% of listeners.
Favorite movie: The Little Hours
Favorite actor/actress: Aubrey Plaza
Favorite sports team: I just hope both teams had fun
Favorite TV show: Parks and Recreation is my number one but I also loved watching The Mindy Show, Love is Blind and Superstore.
Favorite superpower: Invisibility! I don’t know what exactly I would do with it but it seems like a fun power to have.
Favorite social media network: Snapchat
Top three favorite apps: Spotify, Yummly, YouTube
Hobby & Travel Stuff
What are your hobbies: Cooking without recipes. I think it’s more fun to experiment but the people that have to try my food would beg to differ.
What is the nerdiest thing you do in your spare time: I created a Twilight-themed podcast with one of my friends at the start of the pandemic. It was absolutely chaotic but we had a good time recording the episodes!
Can you play any instruments: No
Do you collect anything: Pressed pennies, postcards, and shot glasses
What are the last three books you read: Life and Death by Stephanie Meyer, Midnight Sun by Stephanie Meyer, and Falling Leaves by Adeline Yen Mah
Most recent vacation: Zion National Park and Sedona
What’s your favorite city/state/country you’ve ever visited: Dana Point, California. I did my first open water dives there two years ago and it was beautiful even though I was terrified the entire time.
If you could have dinner with one person, alive or dead, who would it be: Paul Lieberstein aka Toby Flenderson from “The Office.” I would love to know more about the “behind the scenes” of “The Office” and find out if Toby was really the Scranton Strangler.
At which store would you like to max out your credit card: Sephora!
Do you have any strange phobias: Bed and breakfasts. They’re just spooky.
Have you ever met anyone famous: Henry Simmons from Agents of Shield. I didn’t know he was famous when I met him so I felt embarrassed when a big fan of his told me later.
If you could pick up a new skill in an instant, what would it be: Playing the guitar or the piano. I’ve always wanted to learn but I give up too easily!
If you could choose one age to be forever, what would it be: 32. Hopefully I’ll have my life figured out a little more by then.
What characteristic do you like most about yourself: My ability to overthink any situation.
Have you had your 15 minutes of fame yet: Not yet.