Mitchell & Associates Talent is a SAG-AFTRA Franchised Agency, and currently represents hundreds of the highest-quality actors, including SAG-AFTRA SAG-AFTRA Eligible, and Non Union talent.

Mitchell & Associates Talent is a top-rated talent agency in New Mexico, and has represented leading talent for more than two decades and is one of the oldest and most recognized talent agencies in the Southwest. In 2014, the agency expanded to Los Angeles, bringing the same levels of professionalism and talent to California. Representing the Southeast market began in 2021.

The primary focus of Mitchell & Associates Talent is to develop, showcase, promote and book top-quality talent for film, television, voiceover and new media in local and national markets.

Talent Agent (Noun):

  1.  A person or corporation who engages in the occupation of procuring, offering, promising, or attempting to procure employment for talent; who works with casting directors, producers and directors in the occupation of submitting and negotiating talent for the specific projects.

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Carissa Mitchell

Talent Agent

(and Babu Frik the Dog)

Carissa Mitchell is the Owner and SAG-AFTRA Franchised Talent Agent at Mitchell & Associates Talent, with branches in Los Angeles and New Mexico. She is incredibly honored to work with her hand-picked clients that have booked amazing roles in television and films. She prides herself in knowing her clients personally and has succeeded in submitting, pitching, and booking them for perfect roles. 

Before entering into the entertainment industry, Carissa was a graphic designer, art director, and special events coordinator for almost twenty years. She has a Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Wisconsin-Madison in Fine Art and Photography.

A Star Wars nerd, Disneyland fanatic and unjaded film and tv buff, Carissa couldn’t be happier to represent amazing actors and being a part of this wonderful industry!


She is a proud mother of three and even prouder grandmother of two (And all of them love Star Wars too).