Encouraging volunteerism and community service.

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Commission Members and Staff 

2013 Commission Members

Commission Chair
Kristen Tracy

Volunteer Sector
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Commission Vice-Chair
Michael Jensen
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Clint Blackwood 
Community Based Agency
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Patricia Lundquist Eriksen
Soda Springs
Human, Educational and Environmental Services
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Henry Henscheid
Business Sector 
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Cindy Jesinger 
Sun Valley
Community Based Agency
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Bill Langer
Coeur d'Alene 
Senior Services
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Pam McGarry 
New Meadows
Business Sector 
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Lynn Muehlfeit 
Idaho Falls
Labor Organization
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Tina Naillon
State Department of Education
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Carrie Reese
Hayden Lake
Community Based Agency
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Hunter Van Bramer
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Jackie Wright
Community Based Agency
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Ex-Officio Members

April Durrant 
Idaho State Program Director
Corporation for National & Community Service

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Lori Hendon 
Legislative Audits

Kenneth D. Edmunds 
Idaho Department of Labor Director 
 Commission Staff

Renee Cox
Grants Officer/
AmeriCorps Program Manager

Renee Bade
Project Coordinator
Gordon Graff
Disability Outreach

Alexis Neufeld
Administrative Assistant


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Edward M. Kennedy

Serve America Act

The Serve America Act of 2009 is the most sweeping expansion of national service in a generation. It expands opportunities for Americans of all ages to serve and puts AmeriCorps on a path of growth, from 75,000 to 250,000 members by 2017.  More importantly, it positions citizen service at the center of our nation’s response to crises in education, health, clean energy, veterans and economic opportunity. It also challenges us to do a better job of demonstrating and measuring our ability to solve problems. Read More »


Commission Openings

If you are interested in becoming a Serve Idaho Commission Member please contact the Serve Idaho office at (208)332-3578.

Meet Our Commission

Read the biographies of some of our commission members.
Idaho Department of Labor Corporation for National Service & Community Service Office of the Governor