Anya has grown up in Lamorinda and is now happily raising her own 2 children with her family in the Glorietta area in Orinda.
She spent over 10 years in digital media in San Francisco working for large publishers like News Corp and Forbes. She sold and ran international advertising campaigns for enterprise level brands like Microsoft, Intel, Denny’s and Kraft Heinz.
Anya received a double major in Business Administration with an Emphasis in Marketing and Spanish as well as a minor in Art Studio from CSU Chico. She speaks Russian and Spanish and enjoys continuous learning and building her skills.
She loves spending time with her sweet kids and family, making art, and is dedicated to pursuing and promoting a positive lifestyle. She runs TheOptimista.com, where she shares how to create chic and creative projects for the whole family.