Pamela Segura
B.A. Manhattan College, English

Pamela Segura began her work as Groundwork Hudson Valley’s first AmeriCorps/Department of Interior VISTA volunteer in September 2014. She has so far taught at local high schools and contributed to Green Corps, a volunteer program for Yonkers youth, and the Get Fresh Yonkers’ farmers’ market. As an AmeriCorps VISTA volunteer, Pamela attends conferences on effective capacity building for nonprofits, sociological theories of poverty, grant writing, and community outreach. Before Groundwork, Pamela was a reporter for Norwood News, a Bronx newspaper, and graduated from Manhattan College with a degree in English. She is also a contributing writer for SciArt in America, an online magazine that focuses on the connections between science, technology, and art.