Joe Staszak

Recruitment Director, City Year Philadelphia

Twitter: @yoitorecruits
E-mail: jstaszak@cityyear.org
City Year Greater Philadelphia 01-02 & 02-03

Why I Recruit
I recruit because “I want it to be better for the kids coming up than it was for me.”  

Fun Fact
My son is a big Diary of Wimpy Kid fan. He has read all the books, and watched all the movies. He’s a big fan. 

Advice
Call me! Seriously. Peruse our collateral, browse our website, read our blogs, jot down questions, visit our office, and give me a call.

Dawn Jackowski

Recruitment Manager, City Year Philadelphia

Twitter: @djackCYGP 
E-mail: djackowski@cityyear.org

Why I Recruit
I want to help Corps Members build meaningful and transformational relationships with the students they serve. 

Fun Fact
I had perfect attendance from 1st-12th grade.

Advice
City Year is more than just the tutoring and mentoring aspect of service. A year with City Year may lead you to your next career opportunity. 

UnoBlessed Coons

Recruitment Manager, City Year Washington DC

Twitter: @UnoBlessedCoons
E-mail: ucoons@cityyear.org
City Year Washington DC 08-09 & 09-10

Why I Recruit
I am committed to strengthening our communities by helping young people find what they are passionate about.

Fun Fact
Impromptu dance parties are my favorite.

Advice
Talk to a recruiter! We want you to feel confident that you are the diverse leader we are looking for.

Alissa Krutoff

Recruitment Manager

@AlissaRecruits
akrutoff@cityyear.org

Why I Serve
I recruit because I believe young people need to know that their education does not stop at graduation.

Fun Fact
I was my Junior High School mascot, a mustang!

Advice
Be open minded, life is a journey and you can learn from every experience that crosses your path.

Jeremy Mullet

Recruitment Coordinator

Twitter: @jeremymullet
jmullet@cityyear.org
Served ’11-’12 Denver Founding Corps

Why I Serve
I recruit because of the lasting impact it has on both the students we serve and the Corps members we graduate.

Fun Fact
I sing in a professional a cappella group

Advice
Reach out to me and show me that you understand and are excited about joining City Year.

Ivan Nieves

Recruitment Manager, City Year Tulsa

Twitter: @IvanRecruits
E-Mail: inieves@cityyear.org
City Year Corps Member '11-'12, '12-'13

Why I Serve
I love introducing people to the experiences I had when serving as a corps member, and being able to offer them the same opportunity.

Fun Fact
I have lived in 5 countries and speak 3 languages.

Advice
Show your passion for change. Corps Members face a lot of challenges throughout the year, and it is our dedication and passion for the work we do that helps us overcome any obstacles we face.

 

Allyson McAuliff

Director of Recruitment and Admissions, City Year Denver

Twitter: @mcauliffallyson
E-mail: amcauliff@cityyear.org
City Year Greater Philadelphia, ’06-’07 & ’07-‘08

Why I Recruit
I recruit because I believe every student has a right to an excellent education and our corps members can make that happen. I believe that our corps members are game changers in our education system and seeing them give 110% every school year to make that difference is truly an inspiring thing. 

Fun Fact
I love hiking, specifically hiking Colorado14ers (a mountain that is 14,000 feet or higher).

Advice
Do you research, connect with a local recruiter, ask a lot of questions, and most importantly, be yourself!