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August 10, 2015
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Employment Agreement - Guillermo Escobar, After-School All-Stars Coordinator - Contract


On May 18, 2015, the Orlando City Council approved a 2-year Operation AmeriCorps Grant grant from the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS), via Volunteer Florida, to fund academic support and enrichment services for 11th and 12th grade students attending Jones, Boone, Colonial, Lake Nona and Edgewater High Schools.

The grant funds an After-School All-Stars Coordinator - Contract position which, by way of the attached contract, will be filled by Guillermo Escobar.  In this capacity, Mr. Escobar will ensures that the City meets all administrative and operational requirements of the grant for the period August 10, 2015 through July 31, 2017.

Mr. Escobar will perform administrative and supervisory work planning, managing coordinating and conducting the ASAS program and all AmeriCorps grant projects; oversee collection and preparation of program data for performance reports; assist in the creation of the overall program design, structure and curriculum taught; review, monitor and ensure adherence of AmeriCorps and Orlando ASAS program goals and objectives and manage, analyze and evaluate existing Orlando ASAS programs and AmeriCorps grant projects.

Fiscal & Efficiency Data: See attached.  The costs of this contract are covered under the recently approved Operation AmeriCorps grant.

Recommended Action:
Approve the attached Employment Agreement with Mr. Guillermo Escobar and authorize signature by the Mayor/Mayor Pro Tem and City Clerk, subject to satisfactory review by the City Attorney's Office. 

Agenda Item attachment(s) on file in the City Clerks Office.

Note: All agenda items must be in the City Clerk's office by Noon Friday, six(6) business days prior to the regular Monday City Council meeting.

Contact: Tyler Chandler
Approved By:

Department Date and Time
Budget Outside Routing Approval 7/30/2015 8:29 PM
City Clerk 7/31/2015 6:45 AM

Name: Description: Type:
Guillermo_Escobar_Resume.pdf Guillermo E. Resume Backup Material
Guillermo_Escobar_Contract.docx Guillermo Escobar - Contract Backup Material
FIS_Guillermo_Escobar.docx Guillermo Escobar - FIS Backup Material

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