Prior to joining the Partnership he served as Director of Marketing for the Corporation for National and Community Service, the federal agency that administers Senior Corps, AmeriCorps, and Learn and Serve America. In that capacity, Tim was responsible for the development and implementation of national marketing, recruitment, and outreach strategies designed to engage Americans of all ages and backgrounds in service.
Prior to his federal service with the Corporation, Tim worked for 17 years in the nonprofit sector. McManus served as Associate Director of Marketing for the National Association of Secondary School Principals (NASSP)—the nation’s largest school leadership organization and sponsor of the National Honor Society, National Junior Honor Society, and National Association of Student Councils. Tim also worked with two national civic education and youth leadership organizations, Presidential Classroom, where he served as director of marketing, and the Close Up Foundation, where he served in numerous marketing and management positions.
Tim is active in a variety of volunteer activities, community boards, and professional organizations. A graduate of St. Olaf College, McManus received a B.A. in history and social studies education.