The Washington Journalism and Media Conference


Alyssia Nicholson is a WJMC 2021 alumna from Chesterfield, Virginia.  She attends James River High School where she competes on the Speech and Debate team as a varsity competitor in Impromptu speaking as a senior. When she graduates from high school, Alyssia hopes to study child development and psychology, as well as business in college. Her dream career would be one as a child psychologist and social entrepreneur making mental health help accessible and affordable.