Corporation for National and Community Service

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CORPORATION FOR NATIONAL AND COMMUNITY SERVICE

1201 New York Avenue NW., Washington, DC 20525

Phone, 202-606-5000. Internet, www.nationalservice.org.

Board of Directors:

Chair Stephen Goldsmith

Members Amy Achor Blankson, Juanita Sims Doty, Christopher C. Gallagher, Arthur Naparstek, Marc Racicot, Alan D. Solomont, (8 vacancies)

Members (ex officio)

(Secretary of Agriculture) Ann M. Veneman

(Secretary of Defense) Donald H. Rumsfeld

(Secretary of Education) Roderick R. Paige

(Secretary of Health and Human Tommy G. Thompson

Services)

(Secretary of Housing and Urban Mel R. Martinez

Development)

(Secretary of the Interior) Gale A. Norton

(Secretary of Labor) Elaine L. Chao

(Attorney General) John Ashcroft

(Director, Peace Corps) Gaddi H. Vasquez

(Administrator, Environmental Christine Todd Whitman

Protection Agency)

(Chief Executive Officer, Leslie Lenkowsky

Corporation for National and Community Service)

Staff:

Chief Executive Officer Leslie Lenkowsky

Chief Financial Officer Michelle Guillermin

Chief Operating Officer (vacancy)

Chief of Staff Amy Mack

Senior Aide to the CEO Susannah Washburn

Director, AmeriCorps Rosie Mauk

Director, Congressional and Intergovernmental Katherine Hoehn

Relations

Director, Research and Policy Development David Reingold

Director, Human Resources (vacancy)

Director, Service-Learning Amy Cohen

Director, National Senior Service Corps Tess Scannell

Director, Planning and Program Integration (vacancy)

Director, Public Affairs Christine Benero

General Counsel Frank Trinity

Inspector General J. Russell George

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The Corporation for National and Community Service engages Americans of all ages and backgrounds in community-based service that addresses the Nation's educational, public safety, environmental, and other human needs to achieve direct and demonstrable results. In so doing, the Corporation fosters civic responsibility, strengthens the ties that bind us together as a people, and provides educational opportunity for those who make a substantial commitment to service.

The Corporation for National and Community Service oversees three major service initiatives: AmeriCorps, Learn and Serve America, and the National Senior Service Corps. The Corporation was established on October 1, 1993, by the National and Community Service Trust Act of 1993

(42 U.S.C. 12651 et seq.). In addition to creating several new service programs, the act consolidated the...

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