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Bianca Phillips By , Daily Memphian
Updated: June 21, 2022 6:30 AM CT | Published: June 21, 2022 6:19 AM CT Subscribers only

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Bianca Phillips

Bianca Phillips

Bianca Phillips is a Northeast Arkansas native and long-time Memphian with more than a decade of experience in local journalism. She’s a diehard morning person who spends her free time running marathons and ultras, practicing daily yoga, and stuffing her face with vegan food.


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