Fullerton's Outstanding Teen is 14 year old freshman at Yorba Linda High School, Karissa Dole. Karissa is an advocate for her platform "Make Music Matter," encouraging teens like her to continue playing an instrument. In Karissa's free time she enjoys teaching herself to make balloon animals, eating white cheddar popcorn, and playing the ukulele. Karissa is also a black belt in Tae Kwon Do. In the future, Karissa plans to attend a UC school and earning her Doctorate of Medicine with an emphasis on Optometry and Orthokeratology. At Miss California's Outstanding Teen, Karissa was a Top 15 Finalist and earned a scholastic achievement award and has earned $1000 in scholarships thus far. Karissa is sponsored by Diane Randell, of Postal Annex in Placentia.