City Year Philadelphia
Warren Basla currently works for City Year Philadelphia. As Program Manager, Warren has managed two teams of AmeriCorps Members in public schools—one in a K-8 in Olney and the other a high school in West Philadelphia. Warren served two years as an AmeriCorps Member also, first as a tutor in West Philadelphia where he completed his Master’s thesis on teacher expectations and varied student learning styles, and second, as a project coordinator based in Boston. Warren traveled to 23 cities in the U.S. leading over 300 corporate employees through transformational service projects improving the physical environments of schools, community centers and state parks. Prior to joining City Year, Warren completed his Master’s degree in International Education and Bachelor’s degree in Anthropology, both from Drexel University. He has also conducted research around workforce development in community college programs in Southeastern Pennsylvania.