Calissa Kirilenko

Breathwork Facilitator & Contributing Wellness Writer
Calissa is a Wellness Writer for The Everygirl who specializes in covering subjects surrounding mental health, meditation, and self-care. She is also a Certified Breathwork Facilitator and works with clients to heal through the power of their breath.
  • Location: Vancouver, BC Canada
  • Education: Ryerson University


Calissa grew up taking vitamins, drinking alternative milk, and going to a naturopath; even as a child, the world of wellness has always felt familiar. But it wasn’t until she faced her own health obstacles that she truly embraced the power of healthy living. Today she enjoys a holistic lifestyle and continues to learn about self-care practices that can help women heal and grow.


Calissa began her career in the entertainment industry working as an assistant in film and television before moving into the world of marketing. She is now the Marketing Manager at an e-commerce apparel company, along with her work as a Breathwork Facilitator and Wellness Writer for The Everygirl.

Fun Stuff

On any given day, you can find Calissa at an R&B/Hip-Hop-themed spin class or drinking a glass of wine while watching Summer House, because it’s all about balance. She loves the beach and will never turn down a good wellness read, in fact, her bookshelf is overflowing with them. She believes in meditation practices, making your own green juice, and the power of a good romcom.

About The Everygirl Media Group

Whether she is searching for her dream job or a new city to call home; is saving for a down payment or a ticket to travel the world; is learning to cook or speak another language, she needs a bit of guidance, she wants to be inspired.

She is The Everygirl. This is for her.

Over the past ten years, The Everygirl has grown to become a household name in online media, providing millions of women around the globe with a daily dose of inspiration and guidance. By offering detailed in-depth features, career profiles, relatable first-hand accounts, and how-to guides, The Everygirl inspires women toward leading a well-rounded, financially sound, and stylish life.