Mikelle Benfield

Mikelle Benfield

Environmental Outreach and Communication Coordinator at Harpeth Conservancy

Studied at Penn State and United Nations University

Q: What drew you to serve with AmeriCorps?
A: Being able to work with local communities on environmental education and stewardship.

Q: What are you most excited to do in your new service position?
A: Applying my nonprofit experience to the community in Nashville and being able to really develop those skills in a new setting.

Q: What is a silly/random fact about you?
A: I played roller hockey growing up.

Q: How do you spend your time when you’re not serving or volunteering?
A: I enjoy playing the piano.