As the Sales and Operations Director for An Artistic Taste and a native New Yorker, Norise Rivera not only brings to bear her significant experience and organizational skills but also her deep local knowledge of New York City, its food, its style, and its scene.

A native New Yorker and a graduate of New York Medica College, Norise studied holistic physiology and biology. After 5 years of conducting research and studying holistic nutrition, Norise began teaching. However, her love for food, led her to join An Artistic Taste and spend the past four years as their director of operations.