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Carlesso has been a staff writer for The Hartford Courant since 2009. Before that, she was a reporter for The Journal News in Westchester, N.Y. and The Journal Inquirer in Manchester, Conn.


Résumé [PDF]




The Hartford Courant, Hartford, Conn.

October 2009-Present


The Journal News, Westchester, N.Y.

October 2008-October 2009


The Journal Inquirer, Manchester, Conn.

September 2007-October 2008




The Grand Rapids Press, Grand Rapids, Mich.

April 2007-September 2007


The Oakland Press, Pontiac, Mich.

April 2006-August 2006


Channel 7 WXYZ Detroit, Detroit, Mich.

April 2006-August 2006


Professional Development


Investigative Reporters & Editors

Computer-Assisted Reporting Conference

March 2017


Investigative Reporters & Editors

Watchdog Workshop

January 2017


Investigative Reporters & Editors

Watchdog Workshop

April 2016


New England First Amendment Institute


October 2013


Wesleyan Writers Conference


April 2008