Allie Vrtachnik is a Communication Studies grad from the University of Georgia who was exposed to farmers markets and the goodness that is local foods through Augusta Locally Grown and G.R.O.W. Harrisburg while living in Augusta, Georgia. Allie finds the ability to taste a slice of each area of the world in its season and in its authenticity to be truly, amazing. She is inspired by the talent and passion that is edibly evident at farmers markets. New to D.C., you can bet that a lot of her spare time is spent exploring in and around the capitol.