Ijenela Ifill

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Meet the Staff: Ijenela Ifill

By Christopher Stewart | March 26, 2013

Photo Courtesy of Ijenela Ifill

Name? My name is Ijenela Ifill, I was born and raised in Guyana, South America. I have been living and working in New York City for over seven years.

Position at Red Rooster, Harlem? I am a barista at Red Rooster Harlem, making beautiful cappuccinos, lattes, and hot chocolates, both dark and white.

Favorite thing to eat at Rooster? I’m vegetarian mostly vegan, so my favorite thing to eat at Red Rooster are the mac-n-greens, the truffle fries and the market green salad. Read More


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