AmeriCorps Staff

Erika Abusharkh joined the CWRTP at the start of 2018 as the AmeriCorps Partnering to Protect Children Program Director. As a former AmeriCorps member, she is passionate about volunteer service.

Erika has worked for the Iowa Department of Human Services, and she also has experience in nonprofit management and leadership. Adding to her interests, over the past few decades Erika has been afforded opportunities to live abroad as an educator and volunteer in East Asia and South America.

A graduate of Graceland University in Iowa and Dalhousie University in Nova Scotia, Canada, Erika holds both a BA and MA in sociology.