Community Action has a tri-representational Board of Directors, which includes one-third representation from the community sector, one-third representation from the private sector and one-third representing the public sector.

Current Board Members & Officers

Fartun Ahmed

Community Member

Robin Madsen, Member-At-Large

AFSCME Local 1842 Former President

Esmeralda Cortes

Head Start Policy Council

Mary Jo McGuire

Ramsey County Commissioner

LeAndra Estis, Vice President

Leading Individuals and Families Together To End Poverty (L.I.F.T)

Heather Meyers

Southern Minnesota Regional Legal Services (SMRLS)

Connie Greer

Office of Economic Opportunity Former Director

Jane Prince

City of Saint Paul Mayor’s Office
Ward 7 Councilmember

Blake Huffman, President

Ramsey County Commissioner

Kerri Sawyer, Secretary

Minnesota Department of Health

Marcie Jefferys

Ramsey County Deputy Manager’s Office

Keith Schuler


Michelle Kemper, Treasurer

Washington County Community Services

Evelyn Shelafoe

Century Trails Resident Association & Board

Ta’Lisa Lissimore

Community Member