FRANKFORT, Ky. (June 22, 2021): Community Action Kentucky announced the results of its Board of Directors Executive Committee election at its June Annual Meeting. CAK’s 23 members board consist of a representative from each Community Action Agency in Kentucky.
Charlene Engle, CEO of Gateway Community Action Agency, was elected to serve a two-year term as Board Chair. Rick Baker, previous Board Chair and Executive Director of LKLP Community Action Council, will continue to serve on the Committee as an At Large member.
• Charlene Engle, Gateway Community Action Agency, Chair
• Catrena Bowman-Thomas, Northern Kentucky Community Action Commission, Vice Chair
• Troy Roberts, Blue Grass Community Action Partnership, Secretary
• Alicia Polston, Lake Cumberland Community Action Agency, Treasurer
• Rick Baker, LKLP Community Action Council, At Large
• Janna York, West Kentucky Allied Services, At Large
A complete list of Board Members can be found on the Community Action Kentucky website at capky.org.
About Community Action Kentucky
Community Action Kentucky is a statewide association representing and assisting the 23 Community Action agencies across Kentucky that work to empower individuals and families to attain greater economic stability and long-term success. With a presence in all 120 Kentucky counties, Community Action agencies provide life-changing resources and programs to support a wide array of service areas, including food security, transportation, home energy, early childhood education, senior support, emergency services, housing assistance, workforce development, youth enrichment and more. As a statewide voice for local agencies, Community Action Kentucky works to address policy issues that impact low-income individuals and cultivates broad-reaching partnerships that improve the lives of thousands of Kentuckians, making it possible for them to achieve their goals. For more information about Community Action Kentucky, visit www.CAPKY.org.