Program Staff Assistant
Shervin Chambers joined the IAF in 2019. Most recently worked as a Program Support Analyst for New York City’s Department of Education in the Office of Talent Research and Data. Before that, he served as a Sustainable Agricultural Systems’ Peace Corps Volunteer in Panama. During his first two years of service, Shervin worked with small-scale farmers to improve crop yields and implement sustainable farming practices. In his last year with Peace Corps. Shervin served as a Volunteer Coordinator helping Peace Corps staff with site identification, managing local partnerships, and Volunteer support. Shervin was born in St Lucia and moved to New York City as a teenager where he completed high school and then attended Bates college in Maine earning a BA in Economics and a minor in Spanish. He Speaks English, Spanish and French Creole.
Looking for scenes of beauty and strength during these challenging times? In early March 2020, several IAF staff members traveled to St. Vincent and the Grenadines, Antigua and Barbuda, and Saint Lucia to visit potential grantee partners. Get a peek into community-led innovations in the Caribbean through their photos.