Karis is a junior at UC Berkeley's Haas School of Business and an intern at Viscera. She loves indie fashion labels and dreams of opening her own boutique one day. Besides fashion, her other loves in life include horror films, baby goats, Tex Mex food, and taking pictures in front of nice walls.
Deshara is a grad student studying poetry and is Viscera's first sales associate. She's new to the Bay Area after living in both New York and Chicago, but she's already found all the best places to get vegan food around here.
Polina is a blogger at Viscera who loves writing about travel, art, and design. Also new to the Bay Area, Polina was born in Russia but has lived in New York for the majority of her life. In her spare time she enjoys painting and sculpting as well as exploring art venues in Oakland.
Ari is the owner of Viscera. She has a background in architecture and urban design and was born and raised in Hawaii. Now, however, she calls Oakland home. She lives with her two rescued pit bulls Charlie and Lola and enjoys visiting all the great restaurants Oakland has to offer.
With a background in architecture and a passion for photography, Miles designs Viscera's beautiful 3D printed jewelry and takes the photography for the store. Originally from the Poconos, he studied architecture in Philadelphia before coming to the Bay Area. He has lived in Oakland for the last two years and enjoys Metal Mondays at Golden Bull as well as shows at Eli's.