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 Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts degree in sociology.
Kelley Harris joined CWRTP in the Fall of 2018 as an AmeriCorps Member serving both AmeriCorps Partnering to Protect Children (APPC) and Community Partnerships for Protecting Children (CPPC). Kelley has experience working with children and adults with special needs and strives to help others. Kelley also has experience volunteering at food pantries and church. An undergrad at Iowa State University, Kelley is studying Family and Consumer Sciences, Professional and Communication studies. Kelley chose to serve AmeriCorps because of her desire to work with families and help make a stronger community.