About Nia

Patrice Stokes Patrice R. Stokes, CCA • President & CEO

  • President/CEO for Nia, Inc. of Greater Richmond

  • Chief Operating Officer for Saint Paul’s Baptist Church

  • Certified Church Business Administrator

  • Certificate of Achievement in Nonprofit Management

  • Author, Business Entity Formation Model 

  • B.S. degree, Mathematics Education, Virginia Commonwealth University 

  • M.S. degree, Information Systems, University of Virginia 

  • Born and raised in Staunton, Virginia

  • Married to Deacon Sterling Stokes

  • Mother of three children, Sterling, Jr., Kevin and Kim

  • Extremely Blessed!