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Tahirih Ziegler

Get started with AmeriCorps

By Tahirih Ziegler
Executive Director, Detroit LISC

As President Obama swears in the one-millionth AmeriCorps member and celebrates the program's 20th year, I can't help but reflect on my own experience as one of the first to serve in this initiative. Being an AmeriCorps member helped open my eyes to opportunities in the non-profit sector and provided shape to my current role as the executive director for LISC Detroit. As a young college graduate with a degree in construction management... More[+]

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