Connection and relationship-building are at the core of JVC. We will do our best to accompany and support you, answer questions and share stories, and discern your next steps with JVC.
Together, we visit over 50 colleges and universities a year to meet you and other young adults interested in service and formation. Follow us on Instagram @jvcnation to see where we will be next!
If you want to connect with a specific recruiter, please book a call below.
Courtney Romans is the Engagement and Outreach Coordinator working as the East Regional Recruiter. Courtney is a former Jesuit Volunteer, who served in Nashville, Tennessee as Education Coordinator at Room in the Inn, providing educational, emotional, and resource support to individuals experiencing homelessness. Courtney is also Jesuit educated and is a double graduate of Fordham University, receiving her undergraduate degree in Psychology in 2017 and her Masters in Social Work in 2020. She is excited to be on JVC Staff, and help support and guide prospective volunteers determined to work towards a more just and hopeful world! If you live or attend school on the East Coast or the South East, and are interested in JVC, please schedule a phone call by clicking the link below!
Abby Guziewicz is the Engagement and Outreach Coordinator working as the West Regional Recruiter. Abby is a former Jesuit Volunteer, who served in Los Angeles as a Career Counselor at Homeboy Industries, where she accompanied previously incarcerated individuals unveil their dreams, and work towards obtaining meaningful employment. With degrees in Psychology, Philosophy, and Entrepreneurship from the University of Scranton, Abby’s work, guided in part by Ignatian spirituality, allowed her to be intentional, both in word and action, and cultivate trust-based relationships during her JV year. She currently resides in San Diego, California and strives to provide an authentic perspective of the life of a Jesuit Volunteer. If you live on the Pacific Coast or the Mountain Region and are curious about JVC, schedule a call with Abby by tapping the link below!
Hangil Ryu is the Engagement and Outreach Coordinator working as the Central Regional Recruiter. While he lives in Atlanta, as a former Jesuit Volunteer, he worked at All Saints Parish in Syracuse, New York as a Case Manager and Youth Minister, serving members of the Congolese refugee community as well as restarting the 9th-12th grade Confirmation class. Hangil is a graduate of Brandeis University, where he studied Philosophy. JVC helped him better understand how to cultivate intentional community through deep and authentic relationships, and he hopes that he can help guide others to have formative JVC experiences as well. If you live in the central US or in the South and want to learn more about JVC, tap the link below to schedule a chat!
Rob Roa is Director of Recruitment. With the Jesuit Volunteer Philippines Foundation and a Jesuit education, Rob worked for one year with rural sustenance farmers in Tacloban, Philippines to support and develop an innovative, sustainable, and cooperative agribusiness model. Now, he looks forward to guiding and supporting others young people putting their faith into action. Feel free to book a call with him!
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