CAC AmeriCorps Leadership

CAC AmeriCorps leadership is responsible for all aspects of the program ranging from program design and grant writing to recruitment, event planning, and member and partner support.  CAC AmeriCorps leadership has a combined 11+ years of experience administering National Service programming including AmeriCorps State/National, VISTA, NCCC, and Summer Associates programming as well as 11 years of experience as AmeriCorps members giving the office unique insights into what it means to serve.  We are passionate about building capacity in communities through people during their time with us and beyond.

Staff

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Jason Scott

Program Director

Jason provides overall executive leadership to CAC AmeriCorps with a core focus on the Community Action Fellows and Environmental programs.

Jason Scott

Program Director

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Christine Doka

Assistant Program Director

Christine manages the AmeriCorps VISTA program and supports partner relations.

Christine Doka

Assistant Program Director

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Lauren Bird

Program Manager

Lauren manages the Community Action Fellows and Environmental programs as well as related compliance processes.

Lauren Bird

Program Manager

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Leah Fontaine

Communications & Program Support Specialist

Leah supports the Community Action Fellows and Environmental programs as well as Alum Initiatives.

Leah Fontaine

Communications & Program Support Specialist

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Ashlee Mays

Communications & Program Support Specialist

Provides member and program support to the AmeriCorps VISTA program.

Ashlee Mays

Communications & Program Support Specialist

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Emma Vieser

VISTA Leader

Provides member and program support to the AmeriCorps VISTA program.

Emma Vieser

VISTA Leader

CAC AmeriCorps Members

Our members come from across the US to build capacity with over 40 community partners in East Tennessee.  They are the hands that move the needle on challenges ranging from hunger and houselessness to the overall health and sustainability of our community.