Community Action Advisory Board

Board Description
Board Composition:The Community Action Advisory Board is a federally mandated tripartite board comprised of 15 members as follows: • (5) Representatives of the Low Income Individuals and Families • (5) Representatives of Organizations • (5) Elected Officials to include 4 City Council Members appointed by the Mayor, and 1 County Commissioner appointed by the County Judge. The City of San Antonio, Department of Human Services (DHS) is the designated Community Action Agency and the Community Services Block Grant eligible entity for Bexar County. DHS has operated the Community Action Program (CAP) since 1979. The Community Action Advisory Board acts in an advisory capacity to the City Council on the operation of the Community Action Program, and oversees the extent and quality of services for low income individuals and families.
Appointed by:
District; At-Large; Mayoral Appointment:
Meeting Schedule & Location:
Ordinance/Articles of Incorporation/By Laws:96746

Liaison: Minerva Hernandez - (210) 207-5917

NameDistrictAppointed DateDate Expires
Mr. Demetric Byrd Other  12/31/2019
Councilmember Teri Castillo Mayoral08/05/202105/31/2023
Councilmember John Courage Mayoral08/05/202105/31/2023
Councilmember Jalen McKee-Rodriguez Mayoral08/05/202105/31/2023
Councilmember Ana Sandoval Mayoral07/11/201905/31/2023
Mrs. Kathleen A Barfield Other  12/31/2019
Mr. John Ray Canales Other01/01/201912/31/2022
Ms. Holly Frindell Other01/01/201612/31/2017
Ms. Cynthia Garcia Other01/01/201912/31/2022
Mr. Abdon Garza Other01/01/202012/31/2023
Rev. Victor Roberto Martinez Other02/13/202012/31/2023
Mrs Delia Hernandez Martinez Other02/21/201912/21/2022
Commissioner Sergio "Chico" Rodriguez Other  05/31/2021
Vacancy Other  12/31/2019
Vacancy Other  12/31/2020

Total Members for Community Action Advisory Board: 15 City of San Antonio - Agenda Details Printable Version