Proma Chowdhury is serving at the SAFE Center as the second year Campus Compact Mid-Atlantic AmeriCorps VISTA member. She will continue the initiative to develop capacity building for the SAFE Center’s economic empowerment and volunteer programs. As an economic empowerment coordinator, she focuses on developing services that support clients in career readiness. As a volunteer program coordinator, she focuses on strengthening community involvement in the SAFE Center’s donation, language, job development, and crisis intervention programs. Ms. Chowdhury graduated in May 2018 from the University of Maryland, College Park with a B.A. in Public Policy and a double minor in Spanish Business and Sustainability.