dean davidson

Years of experience: 12
Position: Art Director

Dean came to us from the advertising agency world and brings new creative direction to each issue of our publications.

Kelly Travers

Years of experience: 17
Position: Business Development
Coming to us from the corporate wold of Visa, Kelly brings with her a warm and welcoming personality with expertise in marketing. By insuring her clients needs are met to their highest expectation she thrives in business development.

Kristy Gessner

Years of experience: 2
Position: Business Development
Kristy's extensive sales background assists clients in making informed decisions on print and website buys. Her warm and caring personality spills over into her work, where her clients benefit the most.

“K & L Media thanks its many interns, freelancers and contributors who make our publications possible”


Lisa Karlberg

President | Publisher

“I have been working with K & L Media since the first issue in 2009. The responses I receive from both clients and prospective clients have exceeded my expectations. It has been a pleasure partnering with K & L Media to create campaigns that work for my business and help me achieve my goals. ”


Kathy Stauffer

Windermere-Whatcom, Broker

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the team

Babette vickers

Years of experience: 18
Position: Business Development
Babette came to us from the cable and radio advertising world, and brought with her a broad range of experience and knowledge to help clients achieve their goals.

patricia wodrich

Years of experience: 20
Position: Business Development/MENU Magazine
Patricia is a business consultant with significant experience in commercial real estate where she helped businesses reach their potential through strategic planning.

Lisa KArlberg

Years of experience: 22
Position: Founder     President | Publisher

Lisa established K & L Media, Inc. in 2009 to provide businesses and local consumers with premium publications that speak to where they live and work.

mariah curry

Years of experience: 3
Position: Graphic Design
Starting as an intern, Mariah has worked her way into a key member of our design team. Her illustration skills and design layout techniques are a welcome addition to our design staff's experience and creativity.

Jenn BACHTEL

Years of experience: 12
Position: Office Manager
Lisa's right hand--Jenn does it all from billing and accounting to supporting sales and keeping the staff fed with her French Toast Fridays.

Kenneth Karlberg

Years of experience: 35+
Position: VP | In House Counsel
Ken established K & L Media, Inc. with Lisa in 2009. Besides running his own corporate litigation firm he serves as In-House Counsel, staff comedian and writes various feature stories and the Final Word in every issue. 

Meri Jo BORzilleri

Years of experience: 30
Position: Editor In Chief

Meri-Jo has done it all, from covering the Olympics around the world to being an adjunct Journalism Professor at WWU. Her editing skills and management style bring consistency to our publications.