Board of Directors

The Community Action Council of Howard County hopes that you find this site both useful in obtaining information about the many services and programs we provide to Howard County residents including energy and housing assistance, Food Bank, Head Start and rental assistance.

For 50 years, CAC has been providing a hand-up to Howard County citizens in need. We provide services that are integrated, comprehensive and empowering. Now, by using technology, we can enhance the quality and efficiency of our community partnerships, services and service delivery. We meet the ever-growing needs of our clients and are committed to superior human service delivery for all that we serve every day.

Should you have questions or problems, please call our office at 410-313-6440.

Thank you.
Dr. Clarence Lam
Board Chairperson


CHAIR: Dr. Clarence Lam
Johns Hopkins Hospital and MD State Delegate

TREASURER: Patrick Curtis, CPA
Rubino & Company

VICE CHAIR: Dwight Mikulis
Pinnacle Advisory Group

SECRETARY: Anna E.R. Huyett, CPA
Bormel, Grice & Huyett, P.A.

Committee Chairs

Dr. Clarence Lam
Board Development and Personnel, Chair

Sean Harbaugh
Planning and Program Development, Chair

Patrick Curtis, CPA
Audit and Finance, Chair

Dwight  Mikulis & Judy Smith
Resource Development, Co-Chairs


Walter Carson, Esquire
Columbia Union Conference of Seventh-Day Adventist

Lori Conforti
Howard County Public Library System

Patrick Curtis, CPA
Rubino & Company

Sean Harbaugh
Columbia Association

William Howard, Jr.
Platinum Propreties, LLC 

Anna E.R. Huyett, CPA
Bormel, Grice & Huyett, PA

 Dr. Clarence Lam
Johns Hopkins Hospital and MD State Delegate


Yashica Maclin, Janee Ellis
Head Start Policy Council

Ashish Mehta
Baltimore Gas & Electric

Dwight Mikulis
Pinnacle Advisory Group, Inc

Cecilia Murach
Howard County Public Schools

Oren Saltzman, Esquire
Adelberg, Rudow, Dorf & Hendler, LLC

Judy Smith

Dean Turner
Pearson plc-School Division-Connections Education

Reverend Dr. Robert Turner
St. John Baptist Church