Rivi graduated from Stern School of Business at NYU with a BS in Accounting & Finance, and then from Hofstra Law School, where she earned her JD. She's a CPA who was with Ernst & Young, where she supervised teams in the preparation of individual, partnership, and corporate returns. In addition, she advised retirees on retirement options & assisted in financial planning.
Originally from Tel Aviv, Israel, Rivi now lives in Queens with her husband and their 2 children. In her spare time, she enjoys basketball, cooking, sports and reality television.