Southeastern North Dakota Community Action Agency has a dedicated staff of 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




Curt Sommer
Finance Director
701-232-2452 ext. 114



Jennifer Rude
701-232-2452 ext.153



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



Geri Langseth
Child and Adult Care Food Program
701-232-2452 ext. 118



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



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



Lindsey Ohren
Head Start Birth to Five 
701-232-2452 ext. 107



Sarah Sanders
Property Manager Supervisor
701-232-2452 ext. 131



Lacey Planteen
Region V Community Development Corporation
Corporate Accountant
701-232-2452 ext. 141



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