Meet The Team


A graduate of HHS Cassie has been a great addition to the Bearista team.  Cassie came to us from Sweat Gypsy Coffee.


Originally from Miami, Joy loves to be creative with our food station.  Joy also creates her own soaps with Appalachian herbs!


Andrew is a high school student and a Hollywood actor and can be seen in major motion pictures like Doom Patrol.


Morgan is a high school student here in Hendersonville.  Morgan is very active with her church and plays ukullele on the church worship team!


A Hendersonville native, Robbi is the Black Bear's Cafe Manager.  After working for one of the top coffee houses in Las Vegas, Robbi moved back to the area with her husband.


Mary-Kate is the Black Bear's Chef.  Formally trained at Johnson & Wales University, Mary-Kate has been honing her skills at establishments like the Biltmore Estate and the Biltmore Forest Country Club.


You can find Caleb at the Bear every Sunday morning.  Caleb is very familiar with Main St. His family's business has been here for over 20 years!


A collage student and full-time employee in the medical industry, Valerie is a great addition to the team.



Noah is a Freshman at Hendersonville High School and plays soccer, basketball, and baseball.

A artistic jeweler by trade, Jesse can be found pulling a coffee drink and making jewelry on Main St.