Tatiana Cleveland serves as Manager, AmeriCorps VISTA, overseeing the OneStar AmeriCorps VISTA Project. Tatiana was born in Fairfield, California, and grew up between New York City and Charlotte, North Carolina. Tatiana is a three-time AmeriCorps alum, having served with the Atlantic Region of AmeriCorps NCCC, AmeriCorps VISTA with US2020 in Research Triangle Park, NC, and AmeriCorps State & National with Reading Partners in Charlotte, NC.
She received her Bachelor of Science in Mass Communications with a focus in Public Relations from the University of North Carolina at Pembroke. Her AmeriCorps experiences led her to a career in national service, as she has previously worked with the United Way of Wilson County in North Carolina, Elon University, and the Georgia Commission for Service & Volunteerism.
She is currently finishing a Master’s in Liberal Studies with the University of North Carolina at Wilmington, which she intends to use in her career as a nonprofit professional and as a creative writer. She currently lives in Austin, Texas, with her daughter, Camille.