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August 2018-2019 Cohort
Ada Anderson
Katherine Barlow
Anna Breece
Maria Cashman
Caciana Cayo
Abigail Cox
Sonja Dahl
Claire Daly
Dante DeNault
Sarah Fehnel
Liz Forest
Destiny Gadson
Riley Griffin
Yaried Hailu
Sunni Harris
Victoria Hepp
Nia Kaudo
Kaila Rae Letourneau
Gabby Lysko
John McLaughlin
Khristian Monterroso
Jennyfer Osuna
Cynthia Rann
Adrianna Rosario
Dani Shuster
Brianna Wagner
Olivia Wong
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August 2017-2018 Cohort
Rebecca "Bex" Adams
Ada Anderson
Kim Arnold
Itohan Asemota
Sam Boden
Victoria Bond
Haley Brush
Sydney Bynum
Elizabeth Cohen
Miaya Darby
Claire Davis
Charlotte Edelstein
Lauren Enlow
Morgan Fletcher
Victoria Gillison
Amanda Hallock
Billy Hoffer
Katerina Krohn
Ashlee Miller
Qianna Nelson
Stephen Perrotti
Helen Phillips-White
Greg Preston
Anna Snyder
Terah Stivers
Sara Touey
Jay Vigoreaux
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August 2016-2017 Cohort
Katie Dockhorn
Sam Fischer
Ayantu Hamid
Aurica Hurst
Chris Luebbe
Simfoni Nibbs
Krystle Okafor
Rachael Thorn
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July 2016-2017 Cohort
Samantha Clements
Miaya Darby
Amanda Krakovitz
Madeline Smith-Gibbs
Terah Stivers
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June 2016-2017 Cohort
Tess Mailey
Mary Kate Martin
Julia Reeves
Jeanne Rollins
Carly Trakofler
Jessica Tang
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November 2015-2016 Cohort
Rachel Abbott
Jenny Linchey
Nicole Simonsen
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August 2015-2016 Cohort
Matthew Da silva
Jasmine Dawkins
Roni Devassy
Kitt Disston
David Loeb
Napol Wills
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July 2015-2016 Cohort
Jacob Feinberg
Latierra Piphus
Charles Porter
Shanise Williams
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June 2015-2016 Cohort
Alex Bue
Nicole Daker
Ellen Davis
Lisa Nowinski
Sam Savin
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February 2015-2016 Cohort
Patrick Bayer
Mark Hauenstein
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November 2014-2015 Cohort
Malcolm Bates
Siobhan Hickey
Amanda Jackson
Theresa Kennedy
Lena Shefelman
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September 2014-2015 Cohort
Yuan Chao Li
Jasmine Dawkins
Prince Ebo
Rebecca Jones
Matt Pershe
Davis Pierre-louis
Hannah Tran
Michaela Whitelaw
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July 2014-2015 Cohort
Jen Berman
Claire Healy
Rachel Passman
Shanise Williams
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June 2014-2015 Cohort
Jack Denison
Emily Donovan
Shannon Macika
George Pitsakis
Jennifer Saigal
Dan Sigmans
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February 2014-2015 Cohort
Emily Lindauer
Meghan Geiser
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November 2013-2014 Cohort
Christin Bell
Christine Boegemann
Lee Davies
Marielis Garcia
Meaghan McDonald
Jessica Milinichik
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August 2013-2014 Cohort
Jeff Bell
Emma Bettman Bardes
Jacki Boone
Lindsay Deal
Caroline Rose Ezzo
Jeremy Keim-Shenk
Daniel Kelchner
Avery Martin
Mark Phillips
Thomas Revelle IV
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July 2013-2014 Cohort
Hannah Chatterjee
Porsche Holland
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June 2013-2014 Cohort
Rachel Aistrop
Alesha Higgins
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SERVE Philadelphia VISTAs Cohort 2012-2013

Jessica Wong
Volunteer Coordinator, Parks and Recreation
Jessica moved on to become the Volunteer Coordinator at Pennsylvania Horticultural Society and is looking for ways to get involved in theater, the Asian American community in Philadelphia, and other community-oriented organizations.
Find Jessica on LinkedIn

Julia Hillengas
Graduation Coach Campaign
Julia has worked for over a decade as an educator, coach, and community organizer and is most recently the Deputy Service Officer for the City of Philadelphia. Additionally, she manages PowerCorpsPHL, an innovative, new AmeriCorps program designed to address the city’s environmental stewardship, youth workforce development and violence prevention priorities.
Find Julia on LinkedIn

Keisha Smith
Volunteer Coordinator, Department of Human Services – Juvenile Justice Services
As a VISTA, Keisha started the Philadelphia Youth in Service pilot program. She went on to work as an Intensive Prevention Services Counselor at Diversified Community Services and provides outpatient therapy at NHS.

Sincere Brooks
Fun Safe Philly Summer Coordinator, Mayor’s Policy Office
After her many years working toward youth empowerment, Sincere will begin graduate school at The New School in the fall of 2014.

Amanda Finch
Volunteer Engagement Coordinator, PhillyRising
After serving for one year as a  Corps Member on the Civic Engagement Team for City Year and one year as an AmeriCorps VISTA with PhillyRising, Amanda was hired full-time to be a Special Projects Coordinator with PhillyRising. In April of 2014, she was recognized as an Outstanding Nominee during the Mayor’s Day of Recognition for National Service.

Sarah Reyes
Project Coordinator, Graduation Coach Campaign
Sarah served with City Year Greater Philadelphia for one year before completing her VISTA year, which led to a job with the Mayor’s Office of Education. She hopes to continue to impact education in some capacity, whether it is through politics, social entrepreneurship, or school-based work.
Find Sarah on LinkedIn

Earla Joseph
College Outreach Coordinator, PhillyGoes2College
After her year of service as a VISTA, Earla became a coach at the Achieving Independence Center, where she works with youth who have been or are currently in DHS care to create and complete personal, educational and professional goals.

Mariele McGlazer
Peer Mentor Program Coordinator, Mayor’s Commission on Literacy
As a VISTA at the Mayor’s Commission on Literacy, Mariele developed and piloted a volunteer program for adult learners. As of June 2014, she is a counselor with the Philadelphia Financial Empowerment Centers.

Elyse Levandowski
Project and Volunteer Coordinator, Global Citizen
At Global Citizen, Elyse developed and implemented their Mission365 veterans’ programming. She is currently working as an admissions counselor at DeSales University while getting her Masters of Education in Academic Standards and Reform.
Find Elyse on LinkedIn

Founding SERVE Philadelphia VISTAs 2011-2012

Mubarak Lawrence
Mayor’s Office of Education
Before becoming a VISTA, Mubarak served in City Year from 2010-2011. Mubarak launched Rising Community Enterprises LLC, a business consulting and property management company, and serves as the Vice President of Rising Sons, Inc. As of June 2014, he is the lead writer, director, and creator of a web series titled “The Homeboys,” which captures the stories of urban youth and their struggles to transition into college and obtain a degree.

Lauren Walker
Project Coordinator
Mayor’s Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service
In 2012, Lauren became Assistant to Mayor Nutter; she coordinates his appearances and manages day-to-day affairs.
Find Lauren on LinkedIn