Climate Corps Coordinator: December 2022

Major Projects:

  • Developed contract for new Climate Corps grantee and moved through Procurement/Accounting administrative processes by end of quarter deadline. 
  • Developed proposed workplan for Climate Corps program in 2023 with Chair of Research and Evaluation Task Force. 
  • Met with contacts in local government, state government, Maine organizations, and national service programs. 
  • Presented to University of New England Legacy Scholars about Climate Corps Vision and Opportunities. 
  • Met with potential applicants for AmeriCorps grants.
  • Attended Commission meeting and presented Maine Climate Corps Network criteria for feedback. Was approved by Commission. 
  • Develop and adapt grant policies for Climate Corps (non-Federal funding) to be presented to Commission for approval. 


  • Attended staff meetings and trainings.
  • Attended ASC Climate Corps workgroup.

Upcoming Project Focus:

  • Plan for potential Federal funding opportunities for climate corps. 
  • Launch reporting templates and guidance to new Climate Corps grantee to support in start-up. 
  • Continuing to meet and have calls with representatives of Maine organizations, national service, state government, etc. 
  • Participate in UMS micro-credential development team. 
  • Attend Maine Woodland Owners' Forestry Forum
  • Present to Managers' Meeting of Department of Environmental Protection