EMAA is governed by a 24-member Board of Directors, three from each county served. One-third of the Board members come from local government, one-third from private organizations, and the final third are elected by low-income citizens of the county served.

Board Members and Committee Assignments

Private Sector Representative

Kim Sawyer

Low Income Representative

Chester Hayes

Public Official

Leo Arnzen

Private Sector Representative

Lee Asher

Low Income Representative

Scott Johnson

Public Official

Lisa Reitzel

Private Sector Representative

Tami White

Low Income Representative

Melinda Racca

Public Official

Ronnie Chandler

Private Sector Representative

Denis Moore, Chairperson

Low Income Representative

Vicky Brewington

Public Official

Jim Thompson, Board Treasurer

Private Sector Representative

Mike Sauer

Low Income Representative

 Charles   Duvall 

Public Official

Daniel Wichmer

Private Sector Representative

Vacant

Low Income Representative

Sarah Thurman

Board Secretary

Public Official

Harold Gallaher

Private Sector Representative

Julie Bova

Low Income Representative

Barb Sherry

Public Official

Bernice Noble

Private Sector Representative

  Vacant

Low Income Representative

Michelle Roland

Public Official

David Sansegraw

Board Representative to Head Start Policy Council

Tammy Durbin

Head Start Policy Council Liaison

 

Board Travel Request

Board Highlights