The Region 8 Community Action Association is a membership-driven organization representing Community Action Agencies in Colorado, Montana, North Dakota, South Dakota, Utah and Wyoming. The Association has a Board of Directors that handles the regional appointments to the national Partnership and NCAF Boards of Directors. In addition, membership fees for Region 8 cover each participating CAA’s membership to CAPLAW. CAPLAW offers free legal advice to all member CAA’s. The Association also advocates for regional CSBG funding and RPIC grants.
Region 8 CAA Board Members
Kent Keys | Red River Valley Community Action
Cindy Dannenbring | Inderlakes CAP
Erv Bren | CAP Dickinson/Williston
Willy Soderholm | CAP Minot
North Dakota Representative
Peter Smith | Rural Office of Community Services, Inc.
South Dakota Representative
Ivy McGowan | Campbell County Government
Elizabeth Salkind | Housing Solutions for the Southwest
Bryan Thiriot | Five County Association of Governments
Denise Jordan | District VII Human Resource Development Council