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Community Action Board

The Community Action Board (CAB) serves in an advisory capacity to the Community Action Agency and Board of Commissioners on matters pertaining to the causes and consequences of poverty. In addition, CAB acts as an advocate for low-income citizens in promoting institutional and community changes which remove barriers to self-sufficiency.

CAB Members


 Shoshana DeMaria  Private  1/1/16-12/31/18
 Rhonda Weathers  Private  11/15/17-12/31/20
 Elizabeth Janovic  Private  1/1/17-12/31/19
 Julia J.  Private  1/1/16-12/31/18
 Joshua Meisler  Private  1/1/16-12/31/18
 Cherisa Allen Community  Representative  2/1/17- 12/31/19
 Mark  McBride  Community   Representative 2/1/17-12/31/19
 Juanita House, Vice-Chair  Community  Representative  11/15/17-12/31/20
 Stacie Davis-Byrd  Community  Representative  1/1/16-12/31/18
 Jo Ann McCollum-Chair  Community  Representative 1/1/16-12/31/18
 Ashley  Jordan  Community  Representattive 11/15/17-12/31/20
 Ryan Hunter  Public 11/15/17 - 12/31/20
 Desmond Miller  Public 1/17/17-12/31/19
 Mary  Phillips-Smith  Public 11/15/17-12/31/20
 Comm. Ruth Ann Jamnick  Public 1/1/18-12/31/18
 Comm. Ricky Jefferson  Public 1/1/18-12/31/18


2018 Meeting Schedule

Meetings held at Eastern County Government Center, 415 W. Michigan Ave., Suite 2200 Ypsilanti, MI unless otherwise noted.

AgendaMeeting MinutesAdditional Materials
 January Miinutes

Summer 18 Employer Recruitment Flyer

New Parkridge Ceremonial Ribbon Cutting Flyer 

March Miintues


 May Minutes


July Minutes




 November Minutes



 Click here for archived agendas and minutes 

For more information about the Community Action Board, contact Kimson Johnson at

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