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 14 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

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 digital publication, The Podium.

Alumni Contributors

Destiny Hall-Harper,
Richmond Community HS class of 2018

Kavin Jackson,
John Marshall HS class of 2018

Tracy Fleming,
Thomas Jefferson HS class of 2019

RaJahne' Harris,
Thomas Jefferson HS class of 2019

Tristan Wynn,
Thomas Jefferson HS class of 2019

Dareon Bacon,
Thomas Jefferson HS class of 2019

Ashantay Coleman,
Thomas Jefferson HS class of 2021

2022 - 2023 Volunteers & Interns

Kate Abbott
Heidi Arroyo
Molly Barry
Jennifer Bui
Dr. Nicole Corley
Eilidh Cruickshanks
Melvisha Hathaway
Aisha Iqbal
Anna Jane Johnson
Barbara Kornhauser
Sophie Kuligowski
Courtney Langford
Sunday Mayer
Amanda Miller
Sadie Nolan
Jordan Oppermann
Jack Shaw
Dylan Steinert
Camden Thomason
Olivia Vandervelden