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Appalachia CARES Program Director, Trenna Brown, and Program Assistant, Stephani McCarty, enhanced their knowledge of AmeriCorps policies, techniques for outreach and overall success of national service programs at the Southern Regional Training last week. The Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS) led the training, which was hosted in Orlando this year by Volunteer Florida. Special guest speakers included Wendy Spencer, CNCS CEO (pictured), and director of AmeriCorps, Bill Basl. For more information about Appalachia CARES, Clinch-Powell's state and national AmeriCorps program, visit our website.