Karina Rusk frequently reported on the health and emotional needs of children and through her storytelling conveyed relevant information by capturing the human impact of the news headline. As a broadcast journalist, working with respected news outlets in a career spanning decades, Rusk was passionate about creating awareness and improving the health and wellbeing of children. She also made a point of volunteering with nonprofits serving children and promoting missions having a positive impact on the lives of young people.

During her journalism career, Karina Rusk reported for a number of network affiliated broadcast stations including ABC, NBC, CBS, and…


Former news journalist Karina Rusk has had an impressive career in broadcast news with reports featured on ABC, NBC, CBS, and PBS affiliate stations, in addition to contributions to CNN. She also makes community non-profits a priority as Rusk volunteers with and encourages support of the Boys and Girls Clubs of Monterey County, which empowers local youth.

Karina Rusk has spent decades contributing to broadcast news stations and has demonstrated strong leadership in all her professional avenues. She’s worked both as an award-winning healthcare marketing executive, based primarily out of Monterey, California and as a former broadcast news journalist, based…


An accomplished broadcast news journalist with decades of contributions, Karina Rusk is dedicated to giving back to the community and continues to have a positive impact on lives through volunteering with numerous nonprofit organizations and outreach programs. Over the years her generous support has benefitted such organizations as the Boys & Girls Clubs of Monterey County, Special Olympics, Kinship Center, CASA, American Cancer Society, the SPCA of Monterey County and the Monterey County Reads program, created by The Panetta Institute for Public Policy.

Over the years, Karina Rusk has demonstrated her value as an experienced communications leader, award-winning healthcare marketing…


Karina Rusk is an experienced communications leader, award winning healthcare marketing executive and former broadcast news journalist. Rusk is based in Monterey, California, currently developing strategic communication plans and content for complex organizations. Her expertise encompasses public relations, media relations, government relations marketing, health and wellness initiatives and employee engagement. She is transforming internal communications at Salinas Valley Memorial Healthcare System to integrate a network of speciality and primary care clinics, urgent care centers and a 263-bed acute care hospital. Rusk’s career as a broadcast news journalist and anchor included positions at ABC, NBC, CBS and PBS affiliated stations along…

Karina Rusk

Karina Rusk is an experienced communications leader, award winning healthcare marketing executive and former broadcast news journalist based in Monterey, CA.

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