Professional Development Events


Professional Development is the continuous process of acquiring new knowledge and skills that relate to one’s profession, job responsibilities, or work environment. It plays a key role in maintaining trained, informed, and motivated employees, regardless of job classification.


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Title: “Transition to Life After AmeriCorps” Brown bag Lunch and Panel

Location: Municipal Services Building Rm C 16th Floor
1401 John F. Kennedy Blvd
Philadelphia, PA  19102

Date: March 14th, 2013 Thursday

Time: 12:00PM – 2:00PM

Come hear personal testimonials from a diverse group of professionals. A panel discussion will focus on the transition out of AmeriCorps into the next stage of your career. Enjoy your lunch in Center City and network with currently serving AmeriCorps members and alumni.

Panelists include notable leaders in Philadelphia

  • Debra Lytle; Program Specialist at The Corporation for National and Community Service
  • Julia Hillengas; Project Coordinator, The Mayor’s Office for Civic Engagement and Volunteer Service
  • Robert Meyer; Chief Development Officer at JEVS Human Services
  • Seth Jacobsen; Assistant Director at the Lindy Center for Civic Engagement at Drexel University
  • Alex Peay; Founder and President of Rising Sons and Engagement Team Member with BMe (Black Male Engagement)

*Open to current AmeriCorps members. Limited availability


You are also invited to join AmeriCorps Alums National in their “Made in AmeriCorps” webinar series by clicking here.

  • Site created in 2012 by Raquel Ronzone former AmeriCorps*VISTA with the Urban Technology Project

    Site currently managed by Earl Joseph, AmeriCorps*VISTA with the Mayor's Office of Civic Engagement and Volunteer Services.