Katy served in Tonga from 2012-2014 in Ha'atu'a, 'Eua.
She worked at the local primary school where she partnered with her Tongan counterparts to teach English and Physical Education.
She currently works at Peace Corps Headquarters in the Department of Volunteer Recruitment and Selection as a Special Assistant to the Associate Director and previously as a Management Analyst and Assistant on the department's administrative team.
She is originally from Boston, MA and loves running and world geography.
Joesph served in Holonga, Vava'u from 2012 - 2014. He taught English to 7-10 year-olds at the elementary school in the village. He was also able to create a training for teachers at all the elementary schools on the island to certify them in first aid and provide family planning information.
He and another volunteer started a sleep-away camp to help to educate young men about sexual and general health, women's rights, and being an involved citizen.
He currently works at the Department of Housing and Urban Development as a Loan Finance Officer helping local governments get access to the capital markets to get funding for community and economic development projects.
He currently is a graduate student at NYU studying Urban Planning.