Benjamin Duda

Executive Director

AmeriCorps Alums, Inc.

Ben Duda is the Co-Executive Director of AmeriCorps Alums, the only national network that connects the nearly 1 million alumni of AmeriCorps. Under his leadership, AmeriCorps Alums has developed purpose-driven leadership development opportunities for alumni, expanded it partnerships with universities and employers, and launched a Talent Equity Initiative to expand opportunity for all in the nonprofit sector. Ben’s career began with AmeriCorps service, having served three years with NCCC and Citizen Schools. Previously, Ben held leadership roles at KaBOOM!, served as a Mayoral Fellow in Baltimore, and was an emergency responder with the American Red Cross following 9-11. He recently completed the Results-Based Leadership and Learning Lab with the Annie E. Casey Foundation. Ben holds an M.P.P. from The Johns Hopkins University, a B.S. from Cornell University, and sits on the National Advisory Council of the Talent Philanthropy Project.