Meet the Team

Emily Briggs

Reporting, Email and Video Production Manager

Emily has over 5 years of marketing analytics experience and her background is business administration, analytics and video marketing.

She and her team bring quality data analysis and data-driven optimization strategies to the table. Emily loves Kombucha tea almost as much as she loves traveling.

Logan Brown

Paid Search Analyst

Coming from a background in psychology, Logan uses his unique skillset and applies it the ever-changing, fast-paced SEM field.

Fueled by his passion to constantly learn and adapt, Logan’s drive is unmatched and a true value to all YMP’s clients. Not to mention, he used to be a singer in a heavy metal band and can tell you the most fascinating stories!

Lane Burns

Client Success Manager

Lane has over 4 years of client relations experience. Her top priority is understanding the client’s needs and providing efficient communication. She is very detail oriented and constantly working on ways to improve the client experience and leave them feeling that they got the best service possible.

In her spare time she loves spending time with her husband and 2 dogs.

Chris Casarez

SEO Manager

Chris Casarez has over 10 years of experience in marketing. With a background in Corporate Communication, Chris and his team focuses predominantly on driving qualified traffic to YMP client websites utilizing SEO tactics and data.

Aside from being an SEO expert, Chris is also a doting dad and keen martial artist.

Alisha Chocha

President, Co-Founder

Alisha started her marketing career in copywriting, and has spent the better part of the last 10 years diversifying her digital marketing expertise. Her focus is on SEM, paid social media, and email campaigns.

Whenever she has a free moment, Alisha loves taking her daughter and rescue dog, Kobe, to the park.

Ishani DePillo

CEO, Co-Founder

Ishani has over 12 years of experience under her belt, with a skill set ranging from SEM to SEO to Email Marketing, and everything in between. She has helped multiple organizations take their marketing strategy to the next level, ultimately increasing profit margins and company visibility. 

When not working, you’ll find Ishani running after her two young sons in their Huntington Beach home.

Jairus Lopez

Graphic Designer

Jairus has a graphic design background rooted in advertising and retail. He brings an abundance of creativity and technical skill to the graphic design team at Your Marketing People.

From logos to PDFs, Jairus handles all digital and print graphic items for a variety of clients. His specialty lies in understanding the clients’ needs and making them come into fruition. 

Carissa Rogers

Digital Marketing Specialist

Carissa has over 5 years of marketing experience covering all aspects of the workflow, from creation to execution, and analytics. She primarily works and contributes to teams in content marketing, email marketing, social media and SEO.

She enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter, and discovering fun things to do around their new home in Indianapolis.

Jenna Sims


With 10+ years of professional editing and writing experience, Jenna’s copywriting career started in  publishing and marketing companies. She brings a keen eye to every project she assists with.

Jenna lives in sunny L.A. with her husband and their four very energetic kids.

Emily Sugano

Paid Search Manager

With a strong focus on Paid Search, Emily Sugano has 10 years of digital marketing experience. She has held in-house and agency positions as well as worked across various verticals to manage multi-million dollar SEM accounts.

She works closely with the YMP SEM team to develop innovative strategies to maximize performance for all our clients. Emily loves nothing more than spending time with her two sons in their Los Angeles home.

Courtney Tarrant

Paid Social Specialist

From tweets, to pins, to Instastories, Courtney has seen it all! She has over 5 years in social media marketing.

She has worked with an array of clients, from restaurants to realtors. Her diversified marketing skill set makes her a strong asset to the team.

Courtney is also living the dream out on her ranch in Texas – she rescues dogs and enjoys spending time with her husband.

Shay Willis

Account Executive

Shay has 7 years of marketing experience with a background in advertising design. Shay plans, oversees and documents all aspects of our clients’ projects.

From ensuring things are on schedule to communicating updates, she is here to help our clients succeed. Shay loves traveling, spending time with her dog, and reading a good book!

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