Hometown: Stockton, CA
Favorite Drink: Hojicha Latte (half-sweetened)
More about Arta: Arta was born in Iran, conquered childhood in Canada, and stumbled through adolescence in his hometown of Stockton, CA. In addition to being a hip tea barista, Arta works as a medical assistant and volunteers as a free-clinic medic. He graduated from UC Berkeley with a major in Biology and a minor in Theater. When Arta isn't at Asha or advocating for the underserved, he’s hanging out with friends, trying new teas, and failing to become a professional gamer.