Member Spotlight: Jade Martin, Mobile Baykeeper AmeriCorps Program.
Meet Jade Martin, currently serving with Mobile Baykeeper, an environmental non-profit of the AmeriCorps State & National AmeriCorps program.
1. What will your service focus on this year?
My service as a patrol team member includes regular water quality monitoring, investigating citizen concerns, and taking on research projects for our organization.
2. What inspired you to serve as an AmeriCorps member?
I joined as an AmeriCorps member because I wanted a better way to contribute and support my community. This position allows me to grow and develop professionally and gives me a sense of purpose.
3. What advice would you give someone interested in serving with your AmeriCorps State program?
I would say to always keep an eye out for position openings. There are a lot of opportunities out there, and it helps to keep an open mind.
Thank you for your service, Jade!