Board of Directors

The Corps Network is governed by a Board of Directors. A Corps Council additionally serves as the voice of member Corps, key advisors to the Board of Directors and The Corps Network staff, and a voice of The Corps Network back to the Corps community.

Joel Holtrop

Retired as Deputy Chief
National Forest System, USDA Forest Service

Milton "Mickey" Fearn
Vice Chair

Professor of Practice
College of Natural Resources
- North Carolina State University

Megan Walker

Director of Planning & Alignment
United Way Worldwide

Jim Houser

Group President
Delaware North Sportservice

Anthony Anikeef

Williams Mullen

Hon. Louis Caldera

Former Secretary of the Army
United States Armed Forces

Derrick Crandall

President & CEO
American Recreation Coalition

Lori Johnston

Managing Partner
Impact Capital Strategies

Michael Muckle

New Jersey Youth Corps of Phillipsburg

Jeff Parker

Executive Director
Northwest Youth Corps

Bruce Saito

Executive Director
California Conservation Corps

Joe Scantlebury

Senior Program Officer
The Kellogg Foundation

Paul Schmitz

Leading Inside Out

Daryl Shore

Investment Manager
Impact Investments at Prudential Financial

Julie Williams

Founder & Principal
Kirtan Solutions

Mary Ellen Sprenkel
Ex Officio

President & CEO
The Corps Network


Members of The Corps Council


Chair: Jeff Parker, Northwest Youth corps

Vice Chair: Bruce Saito, California Conservation Corps

Secretary: Beth Nordlund, Anchorage Park Foundation

Other members:

Matthew Bauer, Kupu - Hawaii Youth Conservation Corps

Alicia Bennett, U.S. Forest Service Job Corps

Marilee Eckert, Conservation Corps North Bay

Angelou Ezeilo, Greening Youth Foundation

Rachel Lettre, Student Conservation Association 

Michael Muckle, New Jersey Youth Corps of Phillipsburg

Shawn Riggins, Fresno EOC Local Conservation Corps

Paul Schmidt, Arizona Conservation Corps

Parc Smith, American YouthWorks

Ben Thomas, Rocky Mountain Youth Corps - New Mexico

Wendy Wigert, Montana Conservation Corps

Catie Wolfgang, PowerCorpsPHL 

Ex Officio
Mary Ellen Sprenkel, The Corps Network