Our Leadership

CEO Immediate Team

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Barbara Stewart
Chief Executive Officer

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Lisa Guccione
Chief of Staff

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Brian Finch
Director of Planning and Cross-Agency Initiatives

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Shari Orr
Senior Advisor

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Sandy Scott
Senior Advisor

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April Box
Senior Advisor for Partnerships and Outreach

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Helen Serrasio
Acting General Counsel

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Jill Graham
Acting Chief Risk Officer

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Bo Bryant
Director of Government Relations and Strategic Engagement

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Mary Hyde
Director of Research and Evaluation

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Chief Program Operations Leadership

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Erin A. Dahlin
Acting Chief of Program Operations

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Chester W. Spellman
Director of AmeriCorps State and National

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Deborah Cox-Roush
Director of Senior Corps

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Malcolm Coles
Acting Director of Field Liaison

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Gina Cross
Acting Director AmeriCorps NCCC

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Desiree Tucker-Sorini
Director of AmeriCorps VISTA

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Erin McGrath
Director of Regional Operations

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Lisa Bishop
Acting Director of Grant Administration
Senior Advisor for Education Initiatives

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Earl Gay
Senior Advisor for Wounded Warrior, Veteran, and Military Family Initiatives


Chief Operating Officer Leadership

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Scott Hefter
Chief Operating Officer

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Malena Brookshire
Chief Financial Officer

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Pape Cisse
Chief Information Officer

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Maelat Mathias
Chief Human Capital Officer

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Linda J. Southcott
Director of Monitoring

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Board of Directors

The Board of Directors sets policies and direction for the Corporation for National and Community Service and is responsible for all actions taken by the Chief Executive Officer with respect to standards, policies, procedures, programs, and initiatives as are necessary to carry out the mission of CNCS.

Officers and Membership of the Board of Directors

Updated board information to come. Information on board composition can be found in the Board Bylaws.



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