As the Community Specialist AmeriCorps VISTA at Tri-County Health Network, Luke assists with outreach and engagement with community members and helps build the capacity and sustainability of the organization’s programming. Luke grew up in Decorah, Iowa, and attended Truman State University in Kirksville, Missouri. He graduated in May of 2022 with a major in history and minors in Spanish, philosophy and religion, and biology. Luke is passionate about applying his experience to the expansion of all facets of health to areas in which access to different health-related resources is limited. In his free time, Luke enjoys doing anything outdoors like hiking, mountain biking, fishing, or skiing. He also enjoys exercising, anything philosophy, and spending time with friends and family.