CAA Staff

altLaura A. G. Swanson, IOM – Executive Director

As the Executive Director, Laura Swanson, IOM oversees the CAA staff and all CAA functions. Laura also staffs the Public Policy committee as well as the CAA Community Assistance Foundation Committee. Additionally, she works directly with the CAA Officers and Board of Trustees on all legislative, education, and general membership programs.

Office: (614) 481-6948



Audra Garrison, IOM – Associate Director

Audra Garrison is the Associate Director of the CAA and manages the Midwest Affordable Housing Management Association (MAHMA) and is primarily responsible for coordinating education courses and events for MAHMA. Audra also assists on CAA projects such as education courses, events, workgroups and membership programs.

Office: (614) 481-6949

Emily Cunningham – Membership and Events Director

Emily is the membership and events director. She oversees membership retention and member benefits and is also responsible for planning CAA’s events, including General Meetings, the Expo and Reverse Raffle.

Office: (614) 481-6945



Kathi Wilson – Accounting Director

Kathi Wilson is the CAA Bookkeeper and is responsible for accounts payable and receivable. She processes all credit card payments.

Office: (614) 481-6946

link to bio