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Our Team

  • Kristi Wood-Turner, Ed.D.

    Director

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    Dr. Wood-Turner is the Director for the West Virginia University Center for Service and Learning. She received her Doctorate in the field of Educational Leadership Studies at WVU with a focus in Higher Education Administration. She has a Master of Arts in Applied Social Research and a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology.

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  • Alexis L. Gainor-McMillen, MPA

    Assistant Director

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    Alexis McMillen is the Assistant Director of the WVU Center for Service and Learning. Alexis comes to the CSL with a diverse history of public education, service, and employment. After receiving her Bachelor of Science from Shepherd College, Alexis furthered her qualifications in public service by earning a Master of Public Administration degree from West Virginia University.

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  • Leah Cunningham

    Operations Coordinator

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    Leah Cunningham is the Operations Coordinator at the Center for Service and Learning (CSL). She was formerly an AmeriCorps VISTA member with the CSL, and now works full-time coordinating special events, Days of Service, and The Collaborative at WVU. Leah joined the CSL with a background in student org administration, community outreach/development, and both domestic and international service program experience.

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  • Lindsey Rinehart

    Faculty Program Coordinator

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    Lindsey Rinehart is the Faculty Program Coordinator for the West Virginia University Center for Service and Learning, she joins the CS&L with a background in community social work and experience working with diverse populations and systems. Lindsey holds a Bachelor of Social Work from Shepherd University and a Master of Social Work from New York University.

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  • Catherine Whitworth, MPA

    Community Partner Program Coordinator

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    Catherine Whitworth is the Community Partner Program Coordinator for the WVU Center for Service and Learning. She helps connect our non-profit partner organizations to campus resources. Catherine brings more than 20 years of experience in human services, training, civic engagement, and public health.

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  • Andrew Facemire

    iServe Administrator

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    Andrew Facemire is the iServe Administrator at the Center for Service and Learning.

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Student Staff

Marissa Pulice – Graduate Assistant
Sydney Nordhausen – Student Worker
Hassan Forrester – Student Worker

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