The Steering Committee

The steering committee is the decision making and accountability body of the initiative.  Residents have been strategically placed on this committee to  put them in a place to raise their voice and keep decision making authentic.  The steering committee consists of :

  • Mayor or designee

  • County Executive or designee

  • Chair from each work group

  • Six City of Newburgh residents who are living in or have experienced poverty

  • Staff from United Way of the Dutchess-Orange Region