About CMCAA

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Established in 1991 through a Joint Powers Agreement (JPA), the Calaveras Mariposa Community Action Agency (CMCAA) is a county-based organization that belongs to the National Community Action Partnership Network, with over 1,100 agencies nationwide that provide services to vulnerable populations. CMCAA is a Community Services Block Grant (CSBG) entity that is funded by the Federal Office of Community Services and is administered by the State Office of Community Services and Development (CSD). CMCAA’s commitment is to develop effective and efficient programs that support local needs and gaps for vulnerable populations. The Strategic plan has been developed, in an effort to strategically demonstrate results, impactful services and obtain measurable success. The agency, board, subcontractors, and local partners will continue to assess the local community needs, measure outcomes of services and determine gaps through a responsive administration.

 

CMJPA Governing Board: (5 Member Board)

 

 

DIRECTOR NAME REPRESENTING COUNTY SECTOR
Dennis Mills Supervisor, District 4 Calaveras Public
Benjamin Stopper Supervisor, District 5 Calaveras Public
Marshall Long Supervisor, District 3 Mariposa Public
Merlin Jones Supervisor, District 2 Mariposa Public
Vacant     Low Income

 

CMCAA Board Members

 

 

DIRECTOR NAME REPRESENTING COUNTY SECTOR
Kathi Toepel, Chair Common Ground Senior Services Calaveras Low Income (LI1)
Laurie Sundholm, Secretary/Treasurer Community Member Calaveras Low Income (LI2)
Joy Shultz Community Member Mariposa Low Income (LI3)
Vacant   Mariposa Low Income (LI4)
Dennis Mills Supervisor, District 4 Calaveras Public (PU1)
Benjamin Stopper Supervisor, District 5 Calaveras Public (PU2)
Marshall Long Supervisor, District 3 Mariposa Public (PU3)
Merlin Jones Supervisor, District 2 Mariposa Public (PU4)
Jeanetta Phillips, Vice Chair Community Member Mariposa Private (PR1)
Debbie Cook Foothill Express Mariposa Private (PR2)
Sherri Reusche Community Member Calaveras Private (PR3)
Vacant   Calaveras Private (PR4)