Ms. Rivera was a National Board Director of Screen Actors Guild (SAG) and chaired the Los Angeles SAG Latino Subcommittee for several years. Rivera’s efforts were rewarded by SAG, who bestowed her with 2 awards,
As a journalist, Ms. Rivera’s articles and interviews of high profile celebrities have appeared in LA Times, Writers Guild of America West Journal, Screen Actor, El Nuevo Día, El Vocero, Variedades, Mundo Latino newspapers, Cristina and Valiente magazines, among others.
SAG, who bestowed her with 2 awards, including an Outstanding Achievement Award. The State and City of New York, and Puerto Rico House of Representatives also awarded her contributions. Latino Ace award for excellence. Miss Puerto Rico and Best Model of the year – Rikavision Puerto Rico.