With over 15 years of food service experience, Chef Chad Cherry’s journey in the culinary field began after his diagnosis with Type 2 Diabetes and his search for better quality food and meals that support healthier eating. Chef has received numerous awards & accolades, and has had the honor of feeding President Barack & Michelle Obama.
We are Farm-to-Table Consultants!
Our goals are centered around refreshing people’s relationship, knowledge, and experience with healthier, locally-grown, and organic food. Through a combination of Education, Lifestyle, and delicious Food services, we are able to enact change in our community. We love bringing people and cultures together around the dinner table! Our focus is always to educate, inspire, empower, and share.
Our vision to have our family feed communities with healthier gourmet meals while spreading knowledge about healthy living and nutrition.
The mission of Refresh Live is to provide amazing food, made fresh daily, using the highest quality ingredients, with a focus on sourcing locally, while raising our community through education that influences positive lifestyle change.
The Refresh Live Team
Karen CherryVice President
Karen Cherry is a graduate of St. Thomas University School of Law, and also has an undergraduate degree in Organizational Leadership and Group Communications. Karen has worked in the non-profit sector as a community organizer, fighting against inequality and increasing awareness about issues affecting families.
Our Family is Your Family
Meet the “Cherry Tree”! From our matriarch down to the littlest one in the bunch, we are a family that eats, works, and prays together. We’re here to be of service!
Who We Are
In our personal and business lives, we’ve witnessed how many communities suffer because of food inequality, and we founded Refresh Live Café and Bring Organics Back as a full-service answer. Refresh Live Café has been a force for healthy eating and community outreach.
Together, we’ve spent the last six years feeding, educating and entertaining South Florida. Chef Chad has received numerous awards & accolades, including, the 33 Emerging Creative Minds of Miami Award at Art Basel 2010, Washington Post “Must Visit” in Miami, and the Best Natural Food Award by New Times Magazine. He has been personal chef to a number of celebrities, including the Kardashians, and has had the honor of feeding President Barack & Michelle Obama. He is a regularly featured Chef at the coveted Food Network/ Cooking Channel South Beach Wine and Food Festival every year.
The Refresh Live Mix
Farm to Table Consulting
Cooking Demos & Courses
Healthy Lifestyle Education
Community Development & Initiatives