Community Action Board

2022 Meeting Schedule

All meetings are held in SETA’s Board Room, 10:00 a.m. Zoom meetings are being held during the COVID-19 shut down.

Wednesday, January 11, 2023
Wednesday, February 8, 2023
Wednesday, March 8, 2023
Wednesday, April 12, 2023
Wednesday, May 10, 2023
Wednesday, June14, 2023
Wednesday, July 12, 2023
Wednesday, August 9, 2023
Wednesday, September 13, 2023
Wednesday, October 11, 2023
Wednesday, November 8, 2023
Wednesday, December 13, 2023

The Community Action Board (CAB) is a board representing a number of public, private and low-income interests. SETA, as the designated Community Action Agency for Sacramento County, receives Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) funds from the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services through California’s Department of Community Services and Development. SETA administers CSBG programs with the advice of the Community Action Board.

The Community Action Board is comprised of twelve members, with four members representing each of three constituent groups: 1) Public Officials or their representatives; 2) Private Sector, consists of business, industry, labor, religious groups, welfare, education, or other major groups and interests in the community; and 3) Low Income Sector, or representatives of the poor residents within the Community Action Board jurisdiction. For information on current meetings, see AGENDAS.

Application/Appointment Process

Public Officials and organizations wishing to apply for membership on the Community Action Board (CAB) are asked to fill out an application form available at 925 Del Paso Blvd., Suite 100, Sacramento, CA 95815, Attention Julie Davis-Jaffe (916-263-3929). Completed applications should be returned to SETA. Organizations are selected for membership on the CAB by the SETA Governing Board.

Membership Roster

LaShelle Dozier, Sacramento Housing & Redevelopment Agency
(Public Sector Representative)

Sam Starks, SMUD (Public Sector Representative)

Vice Chair
Dominique Espinosa, Mutual Housing California
(Low Income Sector Representative)

Private Sector

Representative: Vacant
Alternate: Vacant

Representative: Vacant
Alternate: Vacant

Sacramento Self-Help Housing
Representative: John Foley
Alternate: Elizabeth Hudson

Representative: Vacant
Alternate: Vacant

Public Sector

Sacramento Housing & Redevelopment Agency
Representative: LaShelle Dozier

County Department of Human Assistance
Representative: Kristin Gibbons

Sacramento Municipal Utility District
Representative: Sam Starks

Sacramento County Library
Representative: Peter Coyl

Low Income Sector

California Human Development 
Representative: Vacant

Mutual Housing California
Representative: Dominique Espinosa
Alternate: Vacant

Head Start Policy Council
Representatives: Fienishia Wash and Kara Long
Alternates: Donna Bonner and Charles Taylor