About Us

Our Vision and Mission

We envision resilient, equitable, and vibrant communities where our local governments and leaders are empowered and equipped to proactively serve the needs of all community members.

Through National Service, CivicSpark contributes to this vision by:

  • Building local public sector capacity to address entrenched and emerging issues;
  • Serving as a social purpose career accelerator for future leaders; and
  • Fostering lasting, authentic community engagement

CivicSpark Program Staff

CivicSpark is a program of CivicWell, and as such most program staff are also CivicWell staff.

Bill Sadler

Program Director

Justin Brosseau

Deputy Program Director

Lily Swanbrow Becker

Senior Program Manager

Amanda McSwine

AmeriCorps Grants Administrator

Shuniqua Guss

Fellow Support Specialist

Ariadna Hernandez

Operations & Compliance Manager

Skylar Johnson

Program Implementation Manager

Tim Mok

Program Implementation Manager

Mamie Murry

Recruitment Manager

Our Organizations

CivicWell is a non-profit organization that nonprofit organization supporting sustainable solutions and the community leaders who implement them.

AmeriCorps works with local and national partners to tap the power of the American people to tackle our country’s most pressing challenges.

The Office of Planning and Research (OPR) serves the Governor and the Cabinet as staff for long-range planning and research, and constitutes the comprehensive state planning agency.

Serve Washington promotes service and volunteerism as strategies to build vibrant and caring communities.

CaliforniaVolunteers addresses state and community challenges by investing in high impact service solutions, while leveraging public, private, and nonprofit partnerships and resources.

Serve Colorado empowers community-based organizations to meet locally identified needs and statewide challenges through national service and volunteerism in Colorado.

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