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Garrett Stern
Senior Program Manager, Professional Education
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Garrett Stern is the Senior Program Manager for Noncredit Professional Development at the School of Professional and Continuing Studies. He graduated with a B.A in Anthropology from James Madison University. As an undergraduate at James Madison University, Garrett served as the Program Coordinator of the Harrisonburg Farmers Market and co-founded and directed the Valley Crop Mob, a service organization dedicated to helping local and sustainable agricultural enterprises in the Shenandoah Valley.

After graduating from JMU in 2011, Garrett worked as a research specialist at JMU's Institute for Energy and Environmental Research and built university to community partnerships for sustainability initiatives.

He also served as an AmeriCorps NCCC Field Team Leader, managing a team of 10 Corps members on projects related to environmental-sustainability and community-development. Most recently, Garrett completed a one-year teaching contract at the Thai-Chinese International School in Bangkok, Thailand, where he taught biology and music.

Professional Experience
Coordinator, Community Initiatives and Programs

Bonner Center for Civic Engagement, University of Richmond

Community Service
  • Former AmeriCorps NCCC Team Leader
Education
B.A., James Madison University
Anthropology
M.N.S., University of Richmond 2018
Nonprofit Studies
Contact Information
233 Special Programs Building
(804) 289-8937