Arvis Layton served as a Water and Sanitation Engineer in Gracias, Lempira, Honduras, where he designed and oversaw the construction of gravity-fed water systems. He earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Information Systems from Roanoke College and a Master’s Degree in Management Information Systems from THE University (UVA).
As Professional Development Director, Arvis is responsible for developing and implementing RPCV/W’s Professional Development Initiative (PDI). The aim of the PDI is to better connect RPCVs with each other along career lines. The Professional Development Director organizes career information events, speed networking events, formal panel discussions with RPCVs representing various industries, and mentoring programs for recently-returned volunteers. Arvis also serves as the point of contact for job-seeking members looking to network and meet other professionals.
Contact Arvis at firstname.lastname@example.org to find a mentor, post a job, or participate in a professional development event.