About Lyss Hunt
Lyss Hunt moved from Texas to North Carolina to pursue graduate studies in Folklore at UNC in 2010. After completing her coursework, she relocated to the Asheville area in 2012. Since then, she has worked in disability services with children, produced circuses with the Fox and Beggar Theatre, and moonlighted as a professional tarot card reader. She currently serves as Vice Chair of the North Carolina Folklife Institute and as a chef and kitchen manager with local event and catering company Smash Events.

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