Chef Profile: Lecia Raiford

At VERA, we are lucky to work with fantastic chefs from across the south. Every year, these bright young men and women leave their jobs and their homes to join us in Augusta for a week or more to craft delicious meals for our catering clients. 


Chef Lecia Raiford

Hometown: North Augusta, SC
Where are you working currently? I currently work as the Catering Coordinator and Supervisor in the Terrace Café at Augusta University
What is your favorite type of cuisine to prepare? Southern Cuisine with a Flair
When did you first start working with VERA? I began working with Vera around January 1996 icing cakes at VeryVera
What is your favorite thing about working during tournament week? Meeting new people and creating new dishes!