Victoria Lucia was born and raised in Springfield, MA. A graduate of Hampshire College, she majored in video production and screenwriting. While in attendance there, she created the meta web series, Couch Girls, following two 20somethings trying to gain YouTube fame as her thesis project. After college Victoria has explored teaching, working with local non-profit, The Transformative Culture Project, introducing video production to high school students. As a biracial woman, Victoria is interested in exploring “otherness” in her work. She’s attracted to writing about the characters that usually wouldn’t be deemed leading men and women. She describes herself as having a passion for giving a voice to the voiceless.