Meet the Team
Owner and CEO
Kristelle Siarza, the CEO of Siarza Social Digital. Kristelle is an Albuquerque Business First 2016 40-Under Forty awardee, a 2019 Woman of Influence and an instructor at two universities. Kristelle leads the team of social media and web design professionals.
Client Experience Manager
Donyelle Kesler Lucero is a communication and online media professional. Most recently, Donyelle worked for Presbyterian Health Plan as a copywriting specialist for provider network relations. Donyelle got her start in digital and social media serving as the Digital Media Specialist for the Town of Queen Creek Arizona.
Bauhaus-inspired creative, tech junkie, and gamer, Simon Gutierrez brings exceptional branding and graphic design skills to the Siarza team. As our Creative Specialist, Simon designs marketing materials for both print and web that communicate each brand’s message in a unique and compelling way. He also creates and maintains beautiful websites that are easy for users to navigate.
Junior Account Executive
Punny, quiet, yet efficient, Julia Gonzales brings her passion to build up small business to SiarzaSD. As a one of our Junior AE’s, Julia uses her creative juices to turn what a client is feeling into words that express their vision. Whether for web, social platforms and more, she helps get the message across to the right audience and helps each of her clients reach their goals.
Junior Account Executive
Starting as the first intern of Siarza 4 years ago, Sante has garnered a unique specialty in social media marketing. Having a diversity of clients has left him with a strong ability to capture the true essence of a brand’s voice. He believes in social media’s ability to relate to people in a way no other medium can.
Copywriter & Business Developer
River graduated cum laude from the University of New Mexico two years early with a Bachelor of Arts in Journalism & Mass Communication, with a concentration in Strategic Communication, in the spring of 2019. While at UNM, he was a Presidential Scholar, having previously received the honor of being named a National Hispanic Merit Scholar. River has worked for local award-winning companies in many different sectors, from government agencies to small businesses, local neighborhood organizations, and out-of-state associations.
The SSD office may be Marisa’s domain, but her influence reaches far beyond the office. This Santa Fe native and UNM Communication & Journalism graduate, Marisa uses her quick & witty style to engage client audiences across industry categories. At the office, she keeps the team inspired, operating, and on time while keeping clients happy, informed, and engaged.