Patricia Trotta is a Richmonder with an eclectic range of interests. After a tenure in the VCU Pep Band for her undergraduate degree (with many NCAA tournament experiences later), she served student-athletes in the VCU Department of Athletics, while completing her Master’s in Public Administration (MPA). More recently, she is a proud cancer survivor and community advocate. In addition to serving on the board of the Maggie Walker Community Land Trust, she serves the Junior Board of Project:Homes. After graduating with her MPA in May 2019, she has worked at the Richmond SPCA and the General Assembly. She currently connects Richmond area residents to housing resources as a Housing Resource Line Specialist at the Partnership for Housing Affordability.