Vikki Velasquez

Location: Richmond, VA
Education: Virginia Commonwealth University
Expertise: food and wine, basic mixology,

A former bartender, Vikki Velasquez is a copy editor with expertise in research. She tended bar and worked events at a local country club for two years and has a solid understanding of basic mixology and wine pairings. 



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