Geovanni Almanza, VISTA Leader

Though no stranger to Iowa Campus Compact, before joining the team Geovanni served as a Fulbright Teaching Assistant in Goiânia, Brazil with passionate university students. Prior to falling in love with Brazil, he served as AmeriCorps part-time and AmeriCorps VISTA with Iowa Campus Compact, as a VISTA he was posted at City of Dubuque Human Rights Department, where he saw firsthand how local government, non-profit, and higher education join hands and fight for a better cause. As AmeriCorps part-time he followed his passion of assisting his Alma Mater, Loras College, in creating a retention foundation for First Generation College Students. He graduated in May 2014 with his Bachelor of Arts in Politics, International Studies, and Spanish.


Phone: (515) 235-4686
Email: galmanza {at} compact(.)org
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