Meet Our Staff

If you have any questions for anyone in the Office of Community Service you can find us here:
Office of Community Service
Location: Batten 25

 

Brian Kurisky

Brian Kurisky

Director of the Center for Civic Leadership and Engaged Learning
Adjunct Assistant Professor of Communication

Office Location: 025 Batten Student Center
Phone: 757-757-455-3216
Email: bkurisky@vwu.edu
Department/s: Wesleyan Engaged: Center for Civic Leadership and Service Learning

PhD:  Higher Education Leadership, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

M.S.Ed.:  College Student Affairs and Leadership, Grand Valley State University, Allendale, MI

BS:  Intercultural Communications, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

BS:  European Political Science, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, VA

High Impact Practices
Civic Engagement
Interpersonal Communications
Greek Life
ePortfolios

Student Office Staff

Office/Project Manager, Gwendolynn Malone

Marlins Read Liaisons:
Amber Morris (Bayside )
Avriana Chavez and Laura Robusto (Shelton Park)
Andre' Banks (Diamond Springs)

Global Marlins, Tanasia Hazelton (BF Williams)
Neighborhood Tutoring,
Eric Estrada
Marlins Count, Laura Robusto (Newtown), Claude Clarke (BF Williams and Bayside)
Future Marlins (Bayside 6th), Anthony Bowden
Environmental Awareness and Marlins Community Youth Garden Club, Taylor Boyd
School Assistants, Raquiyyah Eaves, B.F. Williams

Volunteer Leadership

Student Outreach Coordinators

Hunger and Homelessness, LeMar Callaway
Youth, Kathryn Reavis

Shelter Managers

Tone Boykins
Avriana Chavez
Takeyra Collins
Mary-Rae Ratigan
Sheril Steinberg
Brianna Speelman
Megan Meindl
Patrick Barrett

Service Club Leaders

Habitat for Humanity President, Conne George
Marlins Go Green President, Zach Drake