Board of Directors 

The NYSCAA Board of Directors is made up of dedicated individuals from NYSCAA member agencies. Most board members are Executive Directors of local CAAs and others are key CAA staff.


  • Lindy Glennon, President - Cortland County Community Action Program, Inc. (CAPCO)
  • Maureen Abbott, Vice President - Tioga Opportunities, Inc.
  • Denis Wilson, Treasurer - Fulmont Community Action Agency, Inc.
  • Debra Schimpf, Secretary - Schenectady Community Action Program, Inc.


  • Neenah Bland - Albany Community Action Partnership
  • Mike Bobbitt - NYC Department of Youth and Community Development
  • Lesley Gooch Christman - ACCORD Corporation
  • Diane Cooper-Currier - Oswego County Opportunties, Inc.
  • Felicia Neahr- St. Lawrence County Community Development Program, Inc.
  • Renee Hungerford - Community Action of Orleans & Genesee
  • Dan Maskin - Opportunities for Otsego, Inc.
  • Charles Quinn - RECAP
  • Laura Rossman - Pro Action of Steuben and Yates, Inc.
  • Tina Sharpe - Columbia Opportunities, Inc.
  • Elizabeth Carlton Spira - Community Action Partnership for Dutchess County
  • Amy Turner - Mohawk Valley Community Action Agency, Inc.
  • Nancy Turo - PEACE, Inc.
  • Tina Zerbian - Connecting Communities in Action, Inc.