Carrie Occhino

Creative Arts Lead

Carrie works as Creative Arts Lead, in collaboration with the Communications Team, to set the direction and feel of all internal and external creative communication needs. She oversees, coordinates, and empowers volunteer teams to establish and accomplish communication goals concerning promotional materials, including design and brand management for all ministries and special events across all Watermark Wesleyan Campuses. Carrie also leads the interior design decisions of the creative spaces and look of all Watermark Wesleyan campuses.


Outside of work Carrie enjoys life with her husband, two children, and two dogs (Walter and Ruby); exploring nature, baking, and traveling. Creating and teaching art are among her passions. She believes in art as a healing modality teaching the 3 Cs:


Cultivating Creativity

Closeness with the Creator

Connecting to Community


Her heart is to bridge art and healing, helping people move towards wholeness in Jesus.


“We delight in the beauty of the butterfly, but rarely admit the changes it has gone through to achieve that beauty.” Maya Angelou