Our Team – Online Art Gallery in San Diego | Artlita


Aleta, our Founder & CEO

Artlita was founded in 2019 by Aleta Rochelle Olesen Daria as a passion project. After a successful 20-year career in healthcare, where she was recognized as a rock-star in private equity backed start-ups, Aleta recognized that she was unfulfilled. Thinking back over her life she recalled growing up in LA in an artistic family aspiring to be a singer. Her […]

Emily Kirshner, our Channel Manager: Instagram & Facebook

An incoming senior at SDSU, Emily’s majoring in journalism with an emphasis in advertising, and upon graduation she plans to work within the digital marketing field. She loves being outdoors, and you’ll often find her hiking or at the beach. Having grown up in an artistic family, Emily enjoys digitally spreading the word about Artlita while curating aesthetically pleasing content. […]

Kobe Henderson, our Artist Relations Specialist

A senior at SDSU, Kobe’s major is marketing with an electro-acoustic minor. An explorer with a love of music, Kobe is a self-defined musical artist with an eye for blending visual art and audio. At Artlita, he is the liaison between artists and our website—in charge of everything from communication with artists to the website descriptions of individual art pieces. […]

Kylie Osborne, our Channel Manager: LinkedIn & Pinterest

Heading into her senior year at SDSU, Kylie is a marketing major. Originally from Colorado, she loves to ski, and in San Diego often frequents the beach. Drawn to Artlita due to her interest in art, Kylie’s passions lie in social media marketing. At Artlita, her role is specialized—managing our company’s LinkedIn presence, she regularly posts updates about Artlita’s latest […]

Leily Zhu, our Content Curator

Leily’s a rising junior at USC, majoring in business administration with a minor in digital entrepreneurship. She has a specialized interest in marketing, which she enjoys combining with blog writing, her special skill set. Outside of curating and creating content, Leily loves to travel (particularly within Asia) and is a figure skater. At Artlita, Leily is behind many of the […]

Yna Pineda, our Channel Manager: YouTube & Google My Business

Yna, a rising junior, is a marketing major with a specialization in marketing communications at SDSU. Avid about expressing herself through creative means, she enjoys adventuring with her camera to film both nature and people alike. Inspired by Artlita’s mission as a woman-owned gallery providing rising artists a platform, Yna works to authentically represent our artists and brand through film. […]

Pritam Shinde, our Digital Brand Strategist

Pritam Shinde is a humble & talented person we’re delighted to have on the team. With 15 years of experience he has a lot of strategic ideas to improve our reach online. He not only markets our brand, he handles the development stuff single handedly. His core areas include site development, SEO & sponsored ads on social media. Despite his […]

Luana Monardo Aguirre, Our Artist Relations Specialist, Mexico

Meet Luana Monardo Aguirre, our Artist Relations Specialist—Mexico! Luana currently attends ESIC university in Spain, where she is studying digital business, entrepreneurship, and innovation. Outside of discussing art or photography, she enjoys traveling and spending time outdoors, where she surfs, dances, and even rides horses! Drawn to Artlita because of our founder’s vision and mission, Luana is an advocate of […]