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Fran Larkin

Director, Center for Community Engagement


Fran is a Cincinnati native living in Corryville with his wife Molly and daughters Jane and Lucy. After college, he volunteered for City Year and AmeriCorps VISTA. Fran helped to launch the Bearcat Buddies tutoring program at UC in 2010.

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Keith Lanser

Assistant Director, Center for Community Engagement


Keith is passionate about service, philanthropy, and democratic engagement. He currently serves as a Board Member for the English Language Learning Foundation. Keith lives in Covington, KY with his wife, Sarah.

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Antione Spriggs

Program Manager, Center for Community Engagement


Antione manages the Bearcat Buddies tutoring program. He holds a BA in Liberal Arts from Xavier and a MS in Social Work from UC where he is now an adjunct instructor. Antione is an Indiana native living in Liberty Township with his wife & 4 children.

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Cara Walters

Program Coordinator, Center for Community Engagement


Cara holds two environmental degrees from Western Kentucky University. She channels her passion for individual action by facilitating volunteer opportunities & supporting community partners. Cara was raised in Indiana, and now lives in Hyde Park.