Civic-Minded Professionals

Are you a civic-minded professional? Tell us your story here!

First generation civic-minded professionals

First generation civic-minded professi...

“No veas para atrás” [don’t look back], “no tienes excusa” [you have no excuse], “si tenemos que vender la casa la vendemos” [if we have to sell the h…

Are you a civic-minded professional?

Are you a civic-minded professional?

To understand the civic mission of higher education, it’s important to consider the goals. One goal is graduating students who can successful contribu…

Civic-Minded Professional: Natali Justiniano-Pahl

Civic-Minded Professional: Natali Just...

Natali Justiniano-Pahl has two business cards. The traditional card lists her job title, while the other says “Community Leader.” This symbolizes her…

Civic-Minded Professional: David McInally

Civic-Minded Professional: David McIna...

Iowa Campus Compact Board Chair and Coe College President David McInally’s background and experience gives him a unique perspective on the role commun…

Civic-Minded Professional: Taylor Kinn

Civic-Minded Professional: Taylor Kinn

Taylor Kinn arrived at Cornell College to start her freshman year just weeks after devastating floods hit Cedar Rapids and surrounding communities. Sh…

Civic-Minded Professional: Stefanie Rosenberg Wager

Civic-Minded Professional: Stefanie Ro...

Stefanie Rosenberg Wager serves as the social studies consultant at the Iowa Department of Education, and it’s her job to think about how Iowa is educ…

Civic-Minded Professional: Jim Tagye

Civic-Minded Professional: Jim Tagye

Jim Tagye has more than 20 years of experience in public relations, communications, and marketing. He has working in publishing, for a multinational c…

Civic-Minded Professional: Alayna Bailey

Civic-Minded Professional: Alayna Bail...

When Alayna Bailey graduated from Central College in 2014, she had the skills and connections to get hired right away, and she credits her community e…

Civic-Minded Professional: Brianne Sanchez

Civic-Minded Professional: Brianne San...

Des Moines University Community Relations Manager and Iowa Campus Compact Committee Member Brianne Sanchez has built both new connections and skills t…

Civic-Minded Professional: Kevin Coriolan

Civic-Minded Professional: Kevin Corio...

As a student at Buena Vista University in Storm Lake, Iowa, Kevin Coriolan credit community experiences with helping him to build what he calls “cultu…