Director of Advancement and Communications
Portia began her career in nonprofit development work by completing a year of service as an AmeriCorps VISTA in Roanoke, Virginia. Immediately following her service, she joined the organization as their full-time development staffer. Portia moved to Charlottesville in January 2017 and started at Local Food Hub in summer of 2017. At Local Food Hub, Portia focuses primarily on philanthropy, communications, and event planning. Portia has a longstanding interest in local food systems, and holds an undergraduate degree in Anthropology from the University of Virginia.