Campus Compact AmeriCorps Alumni Notes: Spring 2021

June 11, 2021

No matter when or where they served, Campus Compact AmeriCorps alumni are always staying busy with their careers, communities, families and activities. Find out what’s happening with your fellow alumni and share your updates with us! We’ll include these updates a few times a year via our website and newsletter. 

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Karen Miller, VISTA 1998-1999 at Wheaton College (MA), is currently serving as a Lecturer at UMASS Amherst and is Training Business Owner/CliftonStrengths Coach

Erin (McCauley) Stevenson, VISTA 2007-08 at Rhode Island College (RI), is Civics & Social Sciences Teacher at East Providence High School

Ravi Randhava, VISTA 2008-10 at Northwestern University (IL) is currently Assistant Provost and Executive Director of the Center for Identity and Inclusion, University of Chicago. 

Andrea Bell, VISTA 2009-10 at Western Illinois University (IL) and 2010-2011 Northwestern University (IL), is currently serving as Community Impact Program Manager at MetaBank. 

Ryan Matthews, VISTA 2011-12 at University of New Haven & Gateway Community College (CT), is the Founder/Executive Director of the Susie Foundation and the Director of Programs at Nutmeg Big Brothers Big Sisters. He and his partner Liz also recently welcomed their first child, Shea Emily, to their family. 

Jennifer Turner, VISTA 2010-13 at University of Bridgeport (CT), is the New York Program Director for Avodah

Mike Moran, VISTA 2013-2015 at Parkland Community College (IL) and VISTA Leader 2015-2016 with Illinois Campus Compact, is currently Software Developer and IT Coordinator at AIDS Resource

Jordan Hall, VISTA 2014-15 with Oregon Campus Compact, VISTA 2015-16 at Parkland College (IL), VISTA Leader 2016-17 with Illinois Campus Compact, is currently the Program Coordinator with Rocky Mountain Human Services.

Kim Rigotti, VISTA Leader with Connecticut Campus Compact & Veterans Recovery Project of Connecticut 2014-15 (CT) and her husband Sam Rigotti, VISTA Leader 2013-14 at Connecticut Campus Compact (CT), recently started a consulting practice, Nonprofit Lighthouse. Sam is also the Director of Institutional Giving at the Center for Employment Opportunities in New York City. 

Mark Muniz, VISTA 2015-16 with Knox College, currently the Stewardship Manager at Mikva Challenge.

Carly (Zerr) May, VISTA 2015-16 at Connecticut Campus Compact (CT), is the Coordinator for Service & Civic Engagement at University of South Carolina’s Leadership and Service Center

Janice Ayarzagoitia, VISTA 2016-2017 at Adler University (IL), Center for Civic Action and Community Engagement, is currently a Project Manager, Technical Registration Experts, Inc. (TREX).

Samantha Day, K2H Civic Futures 2019-20 at Arvada High School, has continued after her service as the Work-Based Learning Coordinator for Arvada High School. She plans to complete her teaching residency at Colorado Mesa University to become a high school science teacher. She and her husband Jeff also recently welcomed their first child, Levi, in December 2020.

Aka Denjongpa, K2H Civic Futures at Campus Compact of the Mountain West 2019-20, was recently named the Director of Strategic Community Partnerships at Big Brothers Big Sisters of Eastern Massachusetts

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