Community Action Partnership's Board and Staff

The Partnership's Board of Directors is made up of six officers and 10 Regional Representatives.  In addition, the immediate past Chair serves in an ex-officio capacity for one year.

 

COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Officers
 
Chair
Bryan Duncan
I-Care Inc.
Statesville, NC
Phone: 704-872-8141
 
1st Vice Chair
Elizabeth "Biz" Steinberg
Community Action Partnership of San Luis Obispo, Inc.
San Luis Obispo, CA
Phone: (805) 544-4355
 
2nd Vice-Chair
Peter Kilde, CCAP
West Central Wisconsin CAA
Glenwood City, WI
Phone: (715) 265-4271
 
3rd Vice-Chair
Malcolm Ratchford, CCAP
Community Action Council for Lexington-Fayette, Bourbon, Nicholas, and Harrison Counties, Lexington, Kentucky
 
Secretary
Dalitso S. Sulamoyo, CCAP
Chief Executive Officer
Champaign County Regional Planning Commission
Urbana, IL
Phone: (217) 328-3313
 
Treasurer
Aaron Franklin, CCAP
Community Action Partnership of North Central Missouri, Trenton, Missouri
 
Ex-Officio Board Member
Thomas P. Tenorio, CCAP
Immediate Past Chair, Community Action Partnership
CEO, Community Action Agency of Butte County, Inc.
 
Regional Representatives
 
Region 1
Steve Geller
Executive Director
Southeastern Vermont Community Action
Westminster, VT
Phone: (802) 722-4575
 
Region 2
Amy Turner, CCAP
Executive Director
Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency
Utica, NY
Phone: (315) 624-9930
Fax: (315) 624-9931
 
Region 3
Robert Goldsmith, CCAP
People Inc.
Abingdon, VA
 
Region 4 
Paul D. Dole, CCAP
KCEOC Community Action Partnership
Barbourville, KY
Phone: (606) 546-3152
 
Region 5
Andrew (Joe) Devany, CCAP
Ohio Heartland CAC
Marion, OH
Phone: (740) 387-1039
 
Region 6
Karen Swenson
Greater East Texas Community Action Program
116 W. Hospital
Nacogdoches, Texas 75961
 
Region 7
Arlene McAtee
Mid-Iowa Community Action
 1001 S. 18th Ave.
Marshalltown, IA 50158
Phone:641-752-7162
 
Region 8
Cindy Dannenbring
Inter-Lakes Community Action, Inc.
Madison, SD
Phone: (605) 256-6518
 
Region 9
Darick Simpson
Long Beach Community Action
Long Beach, CA 
 
Region 10
Susan Grindle
HopeSource
Ellensburg, WA
Phone: (509) 925-1448
 

COMMUNITY ACTION PARTNERSHIP STAFF

 
Denise Harlow, CCAP, NCRT
Chief Executive Officer
Phone: (202) 595-0660
Email: 
dharlow@communityactionpartnership.com
 
Cherita Claitt, MSW
Event and Program Associate
Phone: (202) 769-5523
Email:
cnewman@communityactionpartnership.com 
 
Jarle Crocker, Ph.D., CCAP, NCRT
Director of Training and Technical Assistance
Phone: (202) 449-9774
Email:
jcrocker@communityactionpartnership.com
 
Kevin Kelly
Director of Community Economic Development
Phone: (202) 449-9777
 
Courtney Kohler, MA, CCAP, NCRT
Senior Associate, Training and Technical Assistance
Phone: (202) 449-9785
 
Natalie Kramer, MSW, NCRT
Program and Policy Associate
Phone: (202) 449-9787
Dyan Lee
Branding and Communications Associate
Phone: 
 
Tiffney Marley, CCAP, NCRT
Learning Communities Project Director
Phone: (202) 449-9775
Email:
tmarley@communityactionpartnership.com

 
 
Hyacinth “Xandy” McKinley, MA, NCRT
Program Associate, Learning Community Resource Center
Phone: (202) 769-5524 
Email: hmckinley@communityactionpartnership.com
 
 
Elizabeth "Liza" Poris
Program Associate, Training and Technical Assistance
Phone: (202) 350-2609  
 
Jovita Tolbert
Deputy Director
Phone: (202) 265-5031
Email:
jtolbert@communityactionpartnership.com
 

Sranda Watkins
Administrative and Member Services
Phone: (202) 449-9773
 
Xiao Wei, CPA
Interim Controller

Phone: (202) 350-2608