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Kerianne McManus

Field Building Ambassador, Civic Corps

Kerianne McManus, Field Building Ambassador, Civic Corps

As Field Building Ambassador, Kerianne works on the Field Building team to support the evolution of new services and program models. She joins Common Impact as an NYC Civic Corps member and will be serving full-time from 2020-2021.

Kerianne served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in the Kingdom of Tonga in the South Pacific where she taught English at an elementary and middle school of 300 students. Prior to her Peace Corps service, Kerianne co-directed student-run nonprofit Seven Mile Arts where she facilitated arts and creative writing programming for students aged 5-18 in response to school district defunding of arts education. Kerianne is passionate about helping others leverage their unique skills and expertise to contribute to the ongoing work of activists within their own and global communities.

Kerianne graduated from the University of Michigan in 2019 where she majored in Biopsychology, Cognition, and Neuroscience and minored in Art and Design.