Alvina Porter is a native of Buffalo, New York, which she has lived in Winston Salem, NC for the past 14 years. She caught the acting bug while performing in various speaking contests, high school and church musicals and play productions.
Alvina is a military veteran where she served as an active duty Sergeant in the United States Army for 8 years. She was stationed at Fort Hood, Texas, Bamberg Germany and at Schofield Barracks Hawaii. While stationed in Germany, Alvina’s unit was deployed over to Bosnia-Herzegovina as part of the NATO peacekeeping mission Operation Joint Endeavor under the Clinton Administrations.
Alvina continued her military service as a member of the United States Army National Guard Reserves in New York. During this time of service, she actively participated in major initiative combat terrorisms as the country was attack on September 11th. Alvina has received the following awards and metals for her military service: Armed Forces Service Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Overseas Service Medal, Superior Unit Award, Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal, (2) Army Commendation Medals, Army Service Ribbon, (2) Army Good Conduct Medals and (2) Army Achievement Medals. Alvina Porter is an active member of Life Changing Transformation Church Ministries where she is a member of their praise team and the church announcer
Mrs. Willa Powell