Our Staff

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Catherine Jones is from Chicago, IL and she's currently a junior Communications major at ISU. She's super excited to be an AmeriCorps Vista with this organization and meet new people! 

Catherine Jones is from Chicago, IL and she's currently a junior Communications major at ISU. She's super excited to be an AmeriCorps Vista with this organization and meet new people! 

Paige O'Fallon is from Crystal Lake, IL and a graduate from Northern Arizona with a degree in Social Work. She is passionate about promoting social justice. She is looking forward to beginning her service as an AmeriCorps Vista! 

Paige O'Fallon is from Crystal Lake, IL and a graduate from Northern Arizona with a degree in Social Work. She is passionate about promoting social justice. She is looking forward to beginning her service as an AmeriCorps Vista! 

Cordell Longstreath is from the Englewood neighboorhood of Chicago, IL. Cordell received his degree in Humanities from Shimer College. He is experienced on the issues of human rights and advocacy. He is excited to work as an AmeriCorps Vista! 

Cordell Longstreath is from the Englewood neighboorhood of Chicago, IL. Cordell received his degree in Humanities from Shimer College. He is experienced on the issues of human rights and advocacy. He is excited to work as an AmeriCorps Vista! 

Catherine Jones                               Paige O'Fallon                               Cordell Longstreath

Outreach Coordinator                     Outreach Coordinator                   Outreach Coordinator 

Jerry Winn studied at Shimer College. His studies allowed him to seek answers to his questions independently. For Jerry, this was a transformative experience. He hopes to share his new love for math with the young people at Chicago HOPES for Kids as an Americorps Vista. 

Jerry Winn studied at Shimer College. His studies allowed him to seek answers to his questions independently. For Jerry, this was a transformative experience. He hopes to share his new love for math with the young people at Chicago HOPES for Kids as an Americorps Vista. 

Melisa Puthenmadom is from Glen Ellyn, IL and graduated from U of I with a degree in English. She plans to pursue a Human Computer Interaction program at DePaul in the fall. Melisa. She has tutored kids with the International Rescue Committee in Atlanta. She's looking forward to her term as an AmeriCorps Vista! 

Melisa Puthenmadom is from Glen Ellyn, IL and graduated from U of I with a degree in English. She plans to pursue a Human Computer Interaction program at DePaul in the fall. Melisa. She has tutored kids with the International Rescue Committee in Atlanta. She's looking forward to her term as an AmeriCorps Vista! 

Emma Anderson is from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She graduated with a degree in Educational and Ethnic Studies. She has traveled to Peru to teach English, learn Spanish and explore. Emma is looking forward to serving as an AmeriCorps Vista, interacting with new people and working on our annual art show.

Emma Anderson is from Milwaukee, Wisconsin. She graduated with a degree in Educational and Ethnic Studies. She has traveled to Peru to teach English, learn Spanish and explore. Emma is looking forward to serving as an AmeriCorps Vista, interacting with new people and working on our annual art show.

Jerry Winn                                      Melisa Puthenmadom                    Emma Anderson

Program Coordinator                      Program Coordinator                     Outreach Coordinator