Strategic Plan

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Board and Staff

Like all Community Action Agencies, LCCAA is required to have a three-part board. A third of our board members must from each of the following: Public Sector (typically elected officials or their designees), Private Sector (typically business leaders), and the Low-Income Sector (people living in poverty or people providing direct service to them).

Currently, our board includes the following individuals:

Public Sector

Barbara Burrill Interim Treasurer, Sheffield Township Trustee

Eddie Henson Board Secretary, Designate for City of Lorain

Elizabeth Meadows, Designate for City of Oberlin

Mike Szekely, Board Vice Chair, Designate for City of Elyria 

Private Sector

Joe Bott, Lorain County Common Pleas Court

Rochell Corn, Metro Central NAACP

Michele Henes, Lorain County Community College

Gerald Pippens, Board Chair, Retired UAW Local 2000

Vasyl Rabosyuk, Community Representative                

Low-Income Sector

Bobby D. Calloway, Metro Central NAACP

Sherry Green, Community Representative

Debbie Hughes, Lorain Lighthouse United Methodist Church 

Melinda Matthews. Head Start Policy Council 

Jocelyn Melendez, Church on the North Coast


Executive Team

Jackie Boehnlein, President & CEO

Shauna Matelski, Ed.D., Head Start Director

Justin Paige, Finance and Administration Director

Carla E. Rodriguez, Human Resources Director

Bobby Taylor, Planning and Community Services Director