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Community Action Partnership for Dutchess County, Inc. Board of Directors

Our board represents a cross-section of our community and has a passion for our organization and those we serve. The members work hard to ensure the long-term sustainability of the organization and oversee that the funds raised directly affect those in need.

If you are interested in becoming a board member and representing your community
please call Elizabeth C. Spira, CEO of CAPDC at 845-452-5104 x 103.

Board of Directors

  • President

    Charlene Smart

  • Vice President

    Josh Stratton

  • Treasurer

    Peter Idema III

  • Secretary

    Dr.David Scott

  • Member

    John Penney

  • Member

    Kathleen Vacca

  • Member

    Paul Daubman Sr.

  • Audit Committee

    Peter Idema, Treasurer

  • Finance Committee

    Peter Idema, Chair
    Charlene Smart
    Josh Stratton

Hear Ron Hicks, Deputy Commissioner for Strategic Planning and Development, talk about the Amazon/IBM Project in East Fishkill as well as other county initiatives.

Executive Director NYSCAA, Jackie Orr’s presentation on Board Roles & Responsibilities: Non-Profit Agencies

Click below to see 

The CAPDC, Inc. board meetings are held on the 3rd Thursday of the month at 3:30 pm. Board meetings are open to the public as well as staff.


For more details please click on the calendar of events link.


If you are interested in attending a board meeting, please contact us at 845-452-5104 ext 130, or feel free to use the Contact us the link and send us an e-mail.

*Please note dates and times are subject to change

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Monday, September 6, 2021
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Wednesday, September 15, 2021
Thursday, September 16, 2021