Podium RVA Team


Podium RVA Staff


Vicki Yeroian, MSW

she/her Executive Director

Candace Weather

she/her Multi-Regional Programs Director

Destiny Hall Harper

she/her Journal Illustrator & Designer

Jean Anderson

she/her Program Lead


Alumni Site Leads


An Alumni Site Lead is a Writing Mentorship Project (WMP) summer intern or a graduated former participant from one of Podium's writing and/or leadership programs. Podium is pleased to offer stipends and paid positions for alumni to run program projects or events throughout the year.


Cindy Montejo

Summer 2023 WMP Intern

Destiny Hall Harper

Summer 2022 Program Lead & Journal 13 Designer

Christine Singleton

Fall 2021 Alumni Site Lead

Daeron Bacon

Spring 2021 Alumni Site Lead

Destiny Brown

Summer 2020 Alumni Site Lead

Savon Thompson

Fall 2019 Alumni Site Lead



2024 Volunteers & Interns


Julia Abbott
Heidi Arroyo
Imelda Ascencio-Gomez
Joy Dao
Markayla Edmonds
Nati Feliciano
Jennifer Fowlkes
Aisha Iqbal
Janna Liggan
Sunday Mayer
Johavy Mendoza Meza
Amanda Miller
Eliza OBrien
Varsha Penumalee
Sophie Tanner