Community Action of Southeast Iowa announces new executive director

Sheri Wilson has been hired as the new executive director of Community Action of Southeast Iowa.

Wilson brings 21 years of experience with the agency, formerly holding the position of deputy director along with related experience in other arenas.

?The reason I have chosen to work with nonprofits is because I value the opportunity to help people,? Wilson said. ?I have a respect for all people, which I feel is essential to providing quality services.?

Community Action of Southeast Iowa?s mission is to alleviate the conditions and causes of poverty by building partnerships and strengthening people through quality services.

?Sheri?s commitment to the mission of Community Action of Southeast Iowa and to the people we serve will prove to be a great asset as she accepts this challenge,? said Linda Boshart, board of directors search committee chair.