Vania Clemons Bynum, founder of VC Bynum Arts and Education, is a former computer engineer who utilizes the ingenuity of making software to create dance. A graduate of Cornish College of the Arts, Vania has taught/choreographed throughout the Greater Seattle area. She has performed in the Paramount & Moore Theaters, Intiman Theatre, Benaroya Hall, the Meydenbauer and more. With dance as her form of worship, Vania directed the Adult Liturgical Dance Ministry at New Beginnings Christian Fellowship for 11 years. She also choreographed works for Northwest Tap Connection, Bellevue Lyric Opera/Bellevue Youth Theater, Tacoma Urban Performing Arts Center, Jerboa Dance, Broadway Bound Children’s Theater, and Hal Jackson Talented Teens.
Vania has created under the CD Forum’s artists programs – The Creation Project in 2008, and more recently in 2018 for Showing Out: Contemporary Black Choreographers. She also performed in A Special Evening with Stephanie Mills and Friends in 2019. In 2020, Vania reignited her philanthropic spirit, presenting the first segment of her "We Inspire Humanity Series" entitled Humanity: An Evolving Perspective, raising over $5000 for food charities during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Viewpoints with Flavor is an extension of Vania’s desire to inspire others by sharing life experiences. What the world needs now is positivity, love, and more flavor.
Vania’s works have been supported by the City of Seattle smART Ventures, 4Culture, Central District Forum, Bossak Heilbron, Microsoft, the Allied Arts Foundation, Artist Trust, Jack Straw, and Jeff Crosby.
Twanda Hill is the Principal and owner of Twanda Hill & Associates, a small yet powerful company that offers event planning, graphic and web design services. Before starting her business, she worked in the hospitality industry for 20 years planning special events, supervising staff and designing graphics for a local private club.
Twanda Hill & Associates specializes with small and medium sized businesses providing systems and strategies for opening, sustaining and growing their businesses. For the past couple of years, her focus has included teaching social media workshops and offering simple web page design. As a solopreneur, Twanda often collaborates with other business owners to create maximum project impact while keeping costs low and creativity high. ViewPoints with Flavor is the latest collaboration teaming two powerful sistahs using their world as a laboratory to share.