Olivera was born in Montenegro and graduated from Belgrade University with a degree in Art History.
She first came to Florence in 1990 because of her passion for art and has remained ever since.
After early job experiences of working with students and on exhibitions, she collaborated as a guide in the Florence Synagogue Museum, and in 1998 she became a professional guide in Florence and its Province and Fiesole.
Olivera is the art history teacher in one local school of Italian language and culture for foreigners. She has a Cambridge degree of Proficiency in English.