The Board of Directors sets policy for AmeriCorps as authorized under the National Service Laws.

Board Membership

Leslie Bluhm
Board Member
Fagan Harris
Board Member
Lisette Nieves
Board Member
Flor Romero
Board Member
Shirley Sagawa
Board Member
Alvin Warren
Board Member

Board Bylaws

Board Bylaws

Board Committees

The Board of Directors sets policies and the direction for AmeriCorps and consists of the following standing committees.

Board Notices

AmeriCorps Board of Directors Meeting

Friday, March 1, 2:00 p.m. ET

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Board Meeting Minutes and Transcripts

Reports to the President

Board Resolutions

Directives and Official Actions


Resolution 2023-01 
Ratifies Board actions taken from Dec. 31, 2018 through Dec. 18, 2021 and affirms AmeriCorps as the Agency's operating name.


Resolution 2014-001


Resolution 2013-001
Directing the CEO to continue to implement its comprehensive plan to strengthen its internal controls with regard to financial reporting and grants management and to apprise the Board regularly of the progress of the implementation.


Resolution 2012-006
Delegating authority to CEO to make grants to or enter into contracts with Federal or other public departments or agencies, and private nonprofit organizations, and enter into agreements with other Federal agencies or private nonprofit organizations for the support of programs under the national service laws.


Resolution 2012-004
Directing the CEO to continue to implement the 2012 plan to provide effective oversight and monitoring of CNCS programs and to apprise the Board regularly of the progress of the implementation.


Resolution 2012-003
Approval of the evaluation plan for the evaluation of programs established under the national service laws.


Resolution 2009-008
Resolution expressing the profound sympathy of the Board to the Kennedy family at the passing of Senator Edward M. Kennedy.


Resolution 2009-007
Directing the Chief Executive Officer to continue to engage in an open and transparent process to obtain input from the public to inform the agency’s implementation of the Serve America Act and adoption of a new five-year Strategic Plan, and to keep the Board of Director apprised of the activities and results of the public process.


Resolution 2009-004
Directing the Chief Executive Officer to ascertain the challenges faced by national service programs during the economic crisis, act expeditiously where possible, and explore creative ways for programs to meet community needs in a more cost-effective manner



FY 2015 Annual Plans


FY 2014 Annual Plans


FY 2013 Annual Plans


Board Approval of FY 2012 Annual Grant-making and Program Plans
FY 2012 Annual Plans


Resolution 2011-002 Board Approves Strategic Plan
Strategic Plan 2011-2015


8/12/2019 Resolution 2019-02
Recognizing Romonia "Mona" Dixon
3/25/2019 Resolution 2019-01
Recognizing Eric Liu
9/19/2018 Resolution 2018-01
Recognizing Kim Mansaray
9/19/2018 Resolution 2018-02
Recognizing Rick Christman
9/19/2018 Resolution 2018-03
Recognizing Thomas L. Bryant
9/19/2018 Resolution 2018-04
Recognizing John Greenhaugh
2/15/2017 Resolution 2017-01
Recognizing Wendy Spencer
10/3/2016 Resolution 2016-01
Recognizing Wilsie Y. Minor