Originally from Virginia Beach, Micaela Folkes has been a Richmonder for a decade now. She graduated from VCU's School of the Arts in 2007 with a Bachelors in Fine Arts with an emphasis in Graphic Design, as well as a minor in Spanish. She has traveled to 24 countries, has a passion for music, nutrition and fitness, and is constantly entertained by her two cats. In the future, Micaela hopes to learn to surf, become an excellent vegan cook and a great guitar player.