Recruiting area: Morgantown, West Virginia
Country of service: Malawi & Fiji Islands
Years of service: 2007-2009 & 2012-2013
What type of work did you do? Met with community and school groups to educate them on natural resource management. I also developed projects that aimed to alleviate the pressure on the protected resources.
Describe a defining moment or event during your service. Completing a mushroom farming project with a group of people living with HIV and AIDS and harvesting our first oyster mushrooms.
What’s the one thing you want people to know about Peace Corps? It really is the best adventure you could ever experience.