Meet the Team: Alabama

Caroline Janeway

Caroline Janeway, Alabama State Director

Caroline Janeway is a native of Bristol, TN, but moved to Alabama in 2004 to attend Samford University, where she majored in English and minored in Religion. After college, Caroline served as an AmeriCorps Vista with then Impact Alabama from 2008-2009. Read More >

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Fanta Mitchell

Fanta Mitchell, Alabama Office Manager

Fanta Mitchell, originally from Sumter, South Carolina but moved to Austell, Georgia 9 years ago, graduated from Mercer University with a double major in International Affairs and Global Health in May of 2020. Read More >

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Bethany Bryant

Bethany Bryant, AmeriCorps Member

FocusFirst Team Lead

Bethany was born in Anderson, SC, but grew up in Double Springs, AL. She graduated from Birmingham-Southern College with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a distinction in Poverty Studies. Read More >

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Grace Glasgow

Grace Glasgow, AmeriCorps Member

Grace Glasgow was born and raised in Florence, AL, and graduated with her bachelor's in English from Birmingham-Southern College in 2022. As an undergraduate, Grace held leadership positions in various organizations, most notably as an orientation leader and editor-in-chief for the Southern Academic Review. She looks forward to her service year with Impact! Read More >

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Madison Hardiman

Madison Hardiman, AmeriCorps Member

Originally from Hunstville, Alabama, Madison Hardiman attended college at UAB where she just recently graduated summa cum laude with a major in Biology and minors in Chemistry and STEM Education. During her undergraduate years, Madison was involved in New Student Orientation, COVID-19 relief projects, and aging research. After serving with Impact America, Madison hopes to attend medical school. Read More >

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Kai Scott

Kai Scott, AmeriCorps Member

Kai (Kay) Scott, native to Tuscaloosa, Alabama is a Pre-Med psychology major at University Alabama at Birmingham. She is passionate about mental health, specifically neurodivergent disorders. Her biggest strength is her courage, and willingness to fight for others more than herself!
She is proud to be serving as an AmeriCorps member with the FocusFirst initiative.

She plans to continue her education as a Grad student to become a child and adolescent therapist. Read More >

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Dr. Madhavi Verma

Dr. Madhavi Verma, FocusFirst Volunteer

Dr. Madhavi Verma is originally from New Delhi India. She moved to the United States one year ago in August 2021 to pursue her Master's in Public Health and MBA from the University of Alabama, Birmingham. Read More >

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