Ep #004: Chris Cannito, St. Vincent and the Grenadines 2015-18

While Chris Cannito is Primary Literacy volunteer serving in the Eastern Caribbean, his service is more than empowering students to read. After class, he puts down the books and laces up his cleats, to help coach the national rugby team. Listen to Chris’s Peace Corps story, as he finishes his second year of service and prepares to extend for a third and final year in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. […]

Ep #003: Rachel Micklas, Ethiopia 2012-14

Rachel Micklas lands in her Ethiopian village with a desire to share her love of soccer. Soon after arriving, she forms a soccer team of young girls, who have never played on a team. Months later, they find themselves in the finals of the regional soccer tournament, several players down, fighting for the championship. Listen to hear the rest of this story and more, from Rachel Micklas’s service as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Ethiopia. […]

Ep #002: Joan Barker, Niger 2005-07

Joan served as a Community Health Agent in Niger from 2005 to 2007. This episode, she shares her story as a Peace Corps Volunteer. From long peaceful walks through fields of millet to being attacked by a rabid dog, Joan’s service was full of ups and downs. […]

Ep #001: My Peace Corps Story

Welcome to the My Peace Corps Story podcast. This episode, my friend Jordan joins the show to interview me, ask about my Peace Corps service, my new book, Service Disrupted, and this podcast. […]

Service Disrupted

Service Disrupted is a telling memoir of what went both right and wrong for volunteer Tyler Lloyd while serving in the Peace Corps in Burkina Faso.

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