Raia is a Communications Specialist at the Prenatal-to-3 Policy Impact Center. In this position, she works cooperatively to support the creation and implementation of strategic goals, social media engagement, email marketing, multimedia production, graphic design, website administration, and a range of annual events and presentations.
Prior to this role, Raia has taught leaners from birth-adult ages, has assisted the Arts in Basic Curriculum Institute for the state of South Carolina, and she has worked in curriculum development and communications at nonprofits and the City University of New York. In addition to this, Raia is also a trained artist and is fond of research, which she leverages as the Communications Specialist at the Prenatal-to-3-Policy Impact Center.
Raia graduated from Winthrop University in Rock Hill, South Carolina, with her Master of Arts in Teaching K-12 Art Education degree. She is a resident of Asheville, NC. Her spare time is dedicated to friends, family, being active in the community, good food, and the outdoors.