CPO 12C Leadership


CPO 12C Steering Committee

The CPO 12C Steering Committee is made up of volunteers who live in and/or own a business or property in the Cornelius and West Dairy Creek areas. They are elected by their fellow community members (see Elections below) to stay on top of the issues, deliver informative community meetings and events, and represent their communities at public hearings, neighborhood meetings, public events, etc.


Steering Committee Members:

  • Joseph Auth - Chair and CCI Rep

  • Sarah Jackson - Vice Chair

  • Margaret Banks - Secretary

(Open position: CCI Rep)


Steering Committee Elections
CPO 12C Steering Committee elections are held every year at the November community meeting. Nominations are usually accepted during the two-month period prior to the meeting. If you are interested, contact CPO 12C Chair Joseph Auth or Community Engagement Manager Amanda Garcia-Snell. Find out more about the CPO 12C Steering Committee requirements and functions in the CPO 12C Bylaws



Volunteer for CPO leadership!

Interested in becoming a CPO 12C leader?

Being involved in your local CPO on a leadership level is a rewarding experience that offers many opportunities and perks.     MORE INFO


Make a difference!
Find out first hand about all of the issues affecting the Cornelius and West Dairy Creek communities. Get the personal satisfaction of helping to improve your community.

Build relationships with community members and leaders.

Develop and use your skills!
Practice leadership skills such as meeting facilitation, community engagement methods, public policy development. Gain a better understanding of how government operates and the mechanisms to influence policiy.


For CPO Leaders Resources for CPO Leaders
CCI Chair Kathy Stallkamp Letter to CPO Leaders on COVID-19