Board of Directors

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The HACAP Board of Directors is the primary force approving the agency's strategic plan, organizational structure and operational capabilities. Since their conception, Community Action Agencies (CAAs) have utilized a three-part board membership structure that harnesses the ideas of its primary stakeholders within the communities they serve:

  • Businesses & other private sector organizations
  • Public sector service organizations
  • Representatives of the low-income community

Officers

  • John Brandt - President
  • RaeAnn Gordon - Vice-President
  • Wayne Manternach - Treasurer
  • Lynette Jacoby - Secretary

Members

  • Kaitlyn Love
  • Karen Breitbach
  • Bruce Adams
  • Jason Fisher
  • Carrie O'Connor
  • Bob Yoder
  • David Thielen
  • Laura Roussell
  • Sunshine Candler
  • Ron Collins
  • Leah Rodenberg
  • Katelyn Wolfe
  • Melanie Nollsch
  • Rick Primmer
  • Steve Pace, Non-Voting

Staff

Admin/Executive

  • Jane Drapeaux - Chief Executive Officer
  • Mitch Finn - Deputy Executive Director
  • Jim McGoldrick - Chief Financial Officer

Housing Stabilization

  • Dan Rauser - Weatherization
  • Sandy Gilbert - Energy Assistance
  • Heather Harney - Housing Linn, Benton, Johnson Counties
  • RenElla Crawford - Housing Washington County
  • John Regan - Financial Literacy

Community Engagement

  • Chris Ackman - Communications & Volunteer Engagement
  • David Hagen - CSBG & Data Analysis
  • Keri Burian - Organizational Excellence

Food & Nutrition

  • Christine Langmann - CACFP – Homes
  • Diana Strahan - Family and Community Health Alliance
  • Kim Guardado - HACAP Food Reservoir
  • Hailey Carr - The BackPack Program
  • Linda Lough - Senior Dining

Children

  • Christi Regan - Early Childhood Programs
  • Jennifer Martin - Childcare Nurse Consultant