Board of Directors

MASSCAP Officers & Members

The Board is comprised of the Leaders of the 23 Community Action Agencies in Massachusetts.

Laura Meisenhelter, Executive
North Shore Community Action Program

First Vice President
Sharon Scott-Chandler, President and CEO
Action for Boston Community Development

Second Vice President
Pam Kuechler, Executive
People Acting in Community Endeavors

Steve Huntley, Executive
Valley Opportunity Council

Marybeth Campbell, Executive Director
Worcester Community Action Council

Past President
Birgitta Damon, Chief Executive Officer
LEO, Inc.


Peggy Hegarty-Steck, President & Executive Director
Action Inc.

Deb Leoncyzk, Executive Directorr
North Shore Community Berkshire Community Action Council

Tina Alu, Executive Director
Cambridge Economic Opportunity Committee

Elizabeth Berube, Executive Director
Citizens for Citizens

David Gibbs, Executive Director
Community Action Agency of Somerville

Kristen Dower, Executive Director
Community Action Committee of Cape Cod & the Islands

Kerri Perry, President/CEO
Community Action Inc.

Clare Higgins, Executive Director
Community Action Pioneer Valley

Richelle Cromwell, Executive Director
Community Action Program Inter-City

Karen Frederick, Chief Executive Officer
Community Teamworks Inc.

Vilma Martinez-Dominguez, CEO/Executive Director
Greater Lawrence Community Action Council

Kevin Reed, Executive Director
Montachusett Opportunity Council, Inc.

Beth Ann Strollo, Chief Executive Officer
Quincy Community Action Programs

John Carlson, Executive Director
Self Help, Inc.

Susan Gentili, Executive Director
South Middlesex Opportunity Council

Lisa Spencer, Chief Executive Officer
South Shore Community Action Council

Paul Bailey, Executive Director
Springfield Partners for Community Action.