Couldn’t be prouder. My yoga teaching grandma is Citizen of the Year.

Lilo Foster teaching yoga

My beloved grandma, Lilo Foster, age 85, teaching yoga (photo by Brenda VanNess).

The Rappahannock News honored my grandmother, Lilo Foster, as one of its two Citizens of the Year.

The honor is really a tribute from Lilo’s flock of devoted yoga students, who nominated and essentially ran a stealth (Lilo had NO IDEA!) campaign to let everyone who loves Lilo know to vote for her.


Lilo’s seva, or service, of teaching has been a blessing to literally THOUSANDS of Rappahannock County and Virginia residents. She is so loved.

Read the article here.