Bekah is one of Nicole DeWard’s children and the Muse of RISE!
Bekah is the original baRISEta at RISE. She is incredibly sweet and loves to laugh. Bekah loves Disney Princesses, Mermaids and dancing! She is great at coloring and helps decorate our
Bekah’s go to order at RISE is:
Bacon Wrapped Eggs and Apple Juice
When you meet Bekah, she would love to talk about Disney princesses or The Incredible Hulk.
Meridith was interested in working at RISE because she has had a lot of experience with coffee, since she enjoys drinking it with her mom after workouts.
She is great at customer service and extremely personable. Meridith makes sure to always greet customers with a bright smile when they come in! She loves to bake and is an excellent latte artist.
Meridith’s go to order at RISE is:
Iced Hibiscus Cucumber Tea and Bacon Wrapped Eggs!
A question you can ask when you meet her is who her favorite singer is!
Rachel is a hard worker and loves to do tasks like weighing coffee beans. She is meticulous to detail, and enjoys doing things that need to be done to prepare for the opening of the coffee shop each day she works. Rachel gives the best hugs and loves to sing and dance at work, especially to Disney songs! She also loves to bake and check people out at the register.
Rachel’s go to order at RISE is:
Chocolate Chip Cookie and Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie!
When you meet Rachel, be sure to ask her about her favorite Disney movies or songs!
Collin is so kind and has the best attitude! His cheerful personality will put a smile on your face. He works well with others and loves to give high fives while he works! He enjoys taking orders at the drive thru and counting how many customers he has served that day.
Collin’s go to order at RISE is:
Hot Chocolate and Peanut Butter Brownie or Chocolate Chip Cookie.
Collin loves to chat about the Atlanta Braves and Baseball!
Darby is so sweet and very social! Her amazing personality makes her great at customer service and welcoming customers. Darby is great at taking orders, making drinks and making sure RISE stays clean and tidy. She enjoys good music, dancing and Disney!
Darbys go to order at RISE is:
Hot Chocolate with Whipped Cream and Peanut Butter stuffed Brownie!
Darby enjoys talking about her favorite music or Disney shows.
Carolyn is good at making customers feel welcome, working the register and helping bake! Carolyn is so kind and has the best attitude. Carolyn loves reading, mermaids and singing. She also works as a preschool assistant teacher during the week.
Carolyn's go to order at RISE is:
Decaf Iced Almond Milk Latte with a new flavor every time, paired with Nutola granola that we sell in bags at RISE!
Carolyn is an avid reader of classic books, she would love to talk about her favorite books with you!
Brian is incredibly funny and has an outstanding memory. Brian is great at customer service, taking customer orders, and making drinks. Brian loves pop culture, discussing current events, and talking about his favorite television shows.
Brian’s go to order at RISE is:
Peanut Butter Banana Smoothie with Plant Vanilla Protein Powder and Peanut Butter stuffed Brownie!
Brian is Mr. Pop Culture, he would love to talk about the newest shows on TV, especially Grey's Anatomy or Nancy Drew.
Jessica loves helping children and would love to be a preschool teacher one day. Her sweet heart makes her wonderful at customer service. Jessica is really good at taking orders and she LOVES to bake! You will often see her making Peanut Butter Brownies or helping April with meal prep.
Jessica’s go to order at RISE is:
Either one of our Coffee Cakes or the Peanut Butter stuffed Brownie, along with a Vanilla Almond Milk Latte!
Jessica loves Harry Potter, when you meet her, be sure to ask about her favorite characters.
Jacob is one of Nicole’s sons, and loves to spin the sign outside to attract business for the coffee shop. He is currently at college studying for his early childhood education degree, but comes home to work during the summers and holidays. One of the coolest things that has happened to him was being interviewed on the local news regarding his working at RISE. Jacob enjoys listening to the song, “Good Time” by Owl City.
Mary Claire loves to bake as well as take orders at the register! Mary Claire is so sweet and loves to constantly improve and learn. Mary Claire loves history, more specifically, the Royal family and British history! She loves children and is a very proud aunt.
Mary Claire’s go to order at RISE is:
Blood Orange Smoothie Tea and Blueberry Muffin
Mary would love to talk about the Royal Family with you.
Samuel is really good at keeping RISE clean by cleaning the tables and taking trash out. He is great at working with others and is so encouraging with his kind words. Samuel is very sweet and loves giving high fives. Samuel really enjoys Atlanta sports and playing the clarinet.
Samuel’s go to order at RISE is:
Hot Chocolate and Chocolate Chip Cookie or Peanut Butter stuffed Brownie!
Sam enjoys talking about his favorite Atlanta sports team.
Sean is a great worker and has a great attitude! He loves to encourage his coworkers by saying, “You can do it!” He is so funny, sweet, and friendly. His favorite song is, “Livin on a Prayer,” by Bon Jovi.
Sean’s go to order at RISE is:
Peanut Butter stuffed Brownie and Iced Cucumber Hibiscus Tea
When you meet Sean, make sure to ask him about his love for robotics!
Alex is good at cleaning the bathrooms at RISE, folding towels, and wiping the tables and chairs. She helps RISE stay clean and inviting. She is so sweet and is such a hard worker! Alex loves music, running, dancing, and playing tennis.
Alex’s go to order at RISE is:
Iced Cucumber Hibiscus Tea and Bacon Wrapped Eggs
Alex is an avid runner with her mom, if you meet Alex, be sure ask her about her best mile time.
Parker is always willing to learn something new and loves to say, “My pleasure!” He enjoys taking orders and helping at whatever task is needed, especially helping his fellow baRISEtas. He is so sweet, polite and has a great work ethic!
Parker’s go to order at RISE is: Bacon Wrapped Eggs and the Berry Banana Smoothie!
Parker loves to give fun facts about Home Alone.
Alisha told us in her interview that her dream job is working the drive thru window at RISE... and she does! She is incredibly sweet and her laugh is contagious. Alisha is really good at helping bake and keeping RISE clean. She really enjoys taking care of her baby dolls and dressing them. She loves children and is a very proud aunt! Her sister is a Personal Trainer and Owner of Flourish, next door.
Alisha’s go to order at RISE is:
Strawberry Cold Brew and Avocado Toast!
Alisha loves to chat about her baby dolls or Flourish.
Zach is so sweet and loves meeting new people. He will definitely put a smile on your face! Zach is good at working the register and making sure RISE is clean by sweeping.
When not at RISE, he enjoys being on the percussion team with the Marietta High School marching band! He also enjoys being in the Air Force ROTC program at his school.
Zach’s go to order at RISE is:
The Apple juice because he can crunch into the bottle and RISE delights.
When you meet Zach make sure to ask him about his favorite season of Survivor!
Josh is so sweet and loves to give hugs. He will definitely put a smile on your face! Josh is great at cleaning the tables and chairs at RISE and he loves to dance while cleaning!
When Josh is not at work, he loves to hang out with friends in Flourish, hang out with his brothers or watch sports.
Josh's go to order at RISE is:
Hot Chocolate and a Coffee Cake
When you meet Josh make sure to ask him about his favorite sports teams!