Spotlight: 2014 and Diversity
In Their Own Words
Kaycee Gerhart explains how sharing her experience as an Asian American helps her as a teacher.
Hear from corps members in Appalachia about their commitment to creating opportunity.
Dymir talks about helping students reach their full potential instead of being blocked by stereotypes.
Katie Markovich, Baltimore ‘13, describes her commitment to students and her faith that she can help.
Striving to Accomplish More
We aspire to serve as a model of the fairness and equality of opportunity we envision for our nation. As part of our commitment, we have taken many steps, including:
Made diversity one of our organization’s five core values
Added a Chief Diversity Officer, Dr. Irma McClaurin, to our leadership team
Launched an ongoing curriculum for our staff on Diversity, Equity, and Inclusiveness
Recruited and supported a diverse corps via targeted initiatives and practices
We're continually seeking to further increase diversity and inclusiveness in our organization and our work. We welcome your input at firstname.lastname@example.org.