Podium RVA Team


Podium RVA Staff


Vicki Yeroian, MSW

Executive Director

Joni Albrecht

Development Director

Raymond Martin III

Program Lead


Alumni Site Leads


An Alumni Site Lead is a graduated former participant from one of Podium's writing and/or leadership programs. Through the creation of our Pedestal Fund, Podium is pleased to offer stipends for alumni to run program projects or events throughout the year.


Daeron Bacon

Spring 2021 Alumni Site Lead

Destiny Brown

Summer 2020 Alumni Site Lead

Savon Thompson

Fall 2019 Alumni Site Lead


Alumni Contributors for The Podium


The Podium is a new publication and professional development opportunity for recently graduated Podium alumni. Through the creation of our Pedestal Fund, Podium is pleased to offer stipends for alumni to contribute submissions to our quarterly publication, The Podium.


December 2020 Inaugural Edition Contributors


Destiny Hall-Harper, Podium alum --
Richmond Community HS class of 2018

Kavin Jackson, Podium alum -- John Marshall HS class of 2018


RaJahne' Harris, Podium alum --
Thomas Jefferson HS class of 2019

Tristan Wynn, Podium alum -- Thomas Jefferson HS class of 2019

2020 - 2021 Volunteers & Interns


  • Abigail Wakeland
  • Ashley Harden
  • Caroline Richards
  • Cassidy Glading
  • Ciara Carr
  • Danielle Arze
  • Jonathan Nichols
  • Kaija Craft
  • Lilly Cook
  • Lindsay Goodrich