CACDA is an independent, not-for-profit community based organization representing a broad cross-section of stakeholders in the greater Cazenovia area. CACDA was formed to provide assistance for local organizations, governments and residents by helping them accomplish goals and objectives through:waterway

  • Consensus building
  • Planning
  • Cooperative efforts
  • Networking
  • Locating funding sources
  • Grant writing
  • Project implementation
  • Programs that educate the public on important issues affecting the quality of life and the environment

CACDA Board of Directors

The board is comprised of up to 18 members. Nine standing members are appointed as representatives of the Town of Cazenovia, Town of Nelson, Village of Cazenovia, Chamber of Commerce, Cazenovia College, Cazenovia Preservation Foundation, Cazenovia Lake Association (or Lake Foundation), Route 20 Consortium and the Agricultural/Equine community. Up to nine additional at-large representatives from the community are selected by the board. Each member serves a three year term.

CACDA Board - Current Standing Members

Agricultural/Equine Community — Karin Bump
Greater Cazenovia Area Chamber of Commerce — David Bergh
Cazenovia College — David Bergh
Cazenovia Lake — Sandy Holmes
Cazenovia Preservation Foundation — Craig Buckhout
Town of Cazenovia — Kristi Andersen
Route 20 Consortium — Jim Frazee
Village of Cazenovia — Maureen Fellows
Town of Nelson — John LaGorga

CACDA Board - Current Members-at-Large

Sherburne Abbott
Elisha Davies
Jocelyn Gavitt
Anna Marchant
Ben New
Michael Roets
Anne Saltman
Bonnie Slocum
Josh Stack

Board of Directors meetings are held the third Wednesday of the month at 7:00 PM.


Cazenovia Area Community Development Association (CACDA)
1 Liberty Street   •   Cazenovia, NY 13035
Executive Director: Lauren Lines
(315)655-7651  •   FAX (315)655-7129

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