Tejal Thakkar

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Location: Washington, D.C.
Education: Cornell University, Kings College London
Expertise: Food and culture
  • Tejal is a life-long food and hospitality enthusiast with a flair for social impact.
  • She completed her undergraduate degree at The School of Hotel Administration at Cornell University and obtained a master's in tourism, environment, and development from King's College London.
  • Tejal lives in Washington, D.C.



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