Finance and Operations Coordinator
After earning her Bachelor of Arts in English Studies from Illinois State University, Sara Monks used her passion for travel to give back to communities across the country. Sara served as a Corps Member with AmeriCorps National Civilian Community Corps (NCCC) in Indiana, Michigan, Ohio, Wisconsin, and even her hometown, Chicago, Illinois. Following her NCCC term, she continued to travel by serving as an AmeriCorps Construction Crew Leader with the New Orleans Area Habitat for Humanity. This past year, Sara served as the AmeriCorps VISTA Leader for Truckee Meadows Parks Foundation, where she discovered a love for environmental stewardship, STEAM education, and the Western Region of the US. Sara is thrilled to utilize her service experience and passions as the Finance and Operations Coordinator with Envirolution!