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Southeastern North Dakota Community Action Agency has a dedicated staff of over 90 committed to carrying out our mission.

For further information about us or our programs, please contact one of the department leaders listed below.


James Kappel
Executive Director
701-232-2452 ext. 151





Brandon Kjelden
Deputy Director
Energy and Rehab Program Coordinator
701-232-2452 ext. 115




Jennifer Mueller
Finance Director
701-232-2452 ext. 114





Chelsea Barnette
701-232-2452 ext. 153





Mary Lou Ohman
Administrative Officer
701-232-2452 ext. 106





Martha Moe
Child and Adult Care Food Program
701-232-2452 ext. 118




Julie Johnson
Child Care Center
701-232-2452 ext. 155




Lindsey Burkhardt
Head Start Birth to Five 
701-232-2452 ext. 137




Sarah Sanders
Region V Community Development Corp.
Property Manager Supervisor
701-232-2452 ext. 131




Lacey P
Region V Community Development Corp.
Corporate Accountant
701-232-2452 ext. 141




Sarah Hasbargen
Self Sufficiency Program Coordinator
701-232-2452 ext. 124





Faith Marthe
Administrative Assistant
701-232-2452 ext. 110