Karen Dahl

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Dahl is a proven leader with extensive experience in communications, policy, operations, and partnerships. She joins AmeriCorps from Guild Education, a hyper growth start-up where she led the development and implementation of internal communications, including operations, messaging, and change management. Previously, Dahl spent several years in leadership positions in operations, internal and external communication, and government relations for Cities of Service and Jumpstart. She was part of the communications teams for President Clinton and Vice President Gore and was a researcher and associate producer for NBC News.

A proud AmeriCorps alumna, Karen volunteers in New York City public schools, including coordinating a school-wide community service program. She holds a master's degree in education from Harvard University and a bachelor's degree in English and French from the University of Connecticut.