Community Action Board

2024 Meeting Schedule

All meetings are held in SETA’s Board Room, 10:00 a.m.

Wednesday, January 10, 2024
Wednesday, February 14, 2024
Wednesday, March 13, 2024
Wednesday, April 10, 2024
Wednesday, May 8, 2024
Wednesday, June 12, 2024
Wednesday, July 10, 2024
Wednesday, August 14, 2024
Wednesday, September 11, 2024
Wednesday, October 9, 2024
Wednesday, November 13, 2024
Wednesday, December 11, 2024

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

Luis Sanchez, Community Resource Project (Private Sector Representative)

Sam Starks, SMUD (Public Sector Representative)

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

Private Sector

Child Action Inc.
Representative: Anthony Garcia
Alternate: Vacant

Community Resource Project
Representative: Luis Sanchez
Alternate: Vacant

Life Skills Training and Educational Program (LifeSTEPS)
Representative: Elizabeth Hudson
Alternate: Vacant

Valley Vision
Representative: Renee John
Alternate: Yzabelle Dela Cruz

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

Our Kids Community Breakfast Club
Representative: Debra Cummings Alternate: Franschelle A. Brown

Mutual Housing California
Representative: Dominique Espinosa
Alternate: Vacant

Head Start Policy Council
Representatives: Fienishia Wash and Graciel Garduno
Alternates: Aterious Cuffee