Shine a Light: Vy Higginsen

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  • Vy Higginsen, Shine A Light, BET Awards 12
  • Vy Higginsen, Shine A Light, BET Awards 12
  • Vy Higginsen, Shine A Light, BET Awards 12
  • Vy Higginsen, Shine A Light, BET Awards 12
  • Vy Higginsen, Shine A Light, BET Awards 12
  • Vy Higginsen, Shine A Light, BET Awards 12
  • Vy Higginsen, Shine A Light, BET Awards 12
  • Vy Higginsen, Shine A Light, BET Awards 12

Harlem Girl

Born and raised in Harlem, NY, Vy Higginsen became the first female advertising executive at Ebony magazine shortly after graduating from the Fashion Institute of Technology.

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