Cara Lustik

Fact checker and copywriter

New York, NY

Cara Lustik


University of Michigan


  • Creative copywriter with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Psychology
  • More than 15 years of experience writing and fact checking in the entertainment, licensing, and branding arena
  • Author of critically acclaimed off-Broadway children's plays 


Cara has more than 15 years of experience crafting stories in the branding, licensing, and entertainment, industries. Cara has worked with consumer products, product development, production, home entertainment, creative, live events, broadcast, and digital teams on global brand strategies and campaigns, marketing, live events and stage productions, new character development, digital initiatives, and fact checking.


Cara earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Communications and Psychology from the University of Michigan. 

A Message from Cara Lustik

I enjoy ideation and newer ways of research and realization. With an eye for the unexpected, I often visualize how these results might manifest in real-time. I love connecting the dots and solving whatever problem is placed in front of me.

Treehugger and Dotdash Meredith

Our mission at Treehugger, a Dotdash Meredith brand, is to provide advice, clarity, and inspiration for both the eco-savvy and the green living novice. We hope our content gives you the confidence to purchase a better dishwasher, build a green beauty routine, or simply learn more about the world around you. Learn more about us and our editorial process.

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