Board Of Directors

CAPSAW is a public community action agency and must be governed by a board of directors that is comprised of:

  • One-third local elected officials or their representatives
  • One-third democratically elected representatives of low-income residents
  • One-third being representatives of businesses or private organizations
The CAPSAW Board meets on the 3rd Tuesday, of every month beginning at 5:30 p.m. in the South Board Room at the Government Center in Verona. Changes in the date or time of regularly scheduled meetings will be posted here as they occur.

If you are interested in serving as a democratically elected representative of low-income community members or as a business or private sector representative please contact valleycapsaw@gmail.com for more information. Applications to serve as a business or private sector representative can be found on each of the locality websites:

City of Staunton Boards and Commissions
Augusta County Boards and Commissions
City of Waynesboro Boards and Commissions

Pam Carter, Chair
Augusta County
Janet Ewing
City of Staunton
Christiana Shields
Augusta County
William Flory, Vice Chair
City of Waynesboro
Judy Burtner
City of Staunton
Debbie Battle
Augusta County
Dr. Scott Seaton, Secretary
Augusta County
Nicholas Palacio
City of Staunton
Lana Williams
City of Waynesboro

Kristi Pelina, Treasurer
City of Waynesboro
Amy Wratchford
City of Staunton
Daniel Sullivan
City of Waynesboro
Andrea Oakes, Past Chair
City of Staunton
Dr. John Ocheltree
Augusta County


Staff:  Anna Leavitt

Training and Orientation:

2022 Board Orientation

ROMA for BOARDS

Funding Streams FY 22