We are pleased to announce that April Niamtu will serve as the 2019 Richmond Christmas Mother supporting the Richmond Christmas Mother Fund, the nonprofit organization run by the Richmond Times-Dispatch. Niamtu served on the board of the Virginia Board for People with Disabilities, a position she was appointed to by Gov. Bob McDonnell. Before that, she had served on the board of Safe Harbor, a nonprofit that supports those who have experienced domestic violence, sexual violence or human trafficking.