Steven Helfers

Steven Helfers Program Specialist Steven Helfers is one of our Program Specialists, and is originally from Elburn, IL. Prior to joining IACAA Steven had a background in accounting, more specifically in temporary housing and insurance. In his spare time, Steven enjoys...

Mackenzie Anderson

Mackenzie Anderson Program Specialist Kenzie was raised and lives in Springfield with her Australian Shepherd, Maverick. She enjoys spending her free time volunteering and being active in the community. Kenzie is currently the President of the Junior League of...

Rick Brown

Rick Brown Training Specialist Rick Brown is the Training Specialist for IACAA. Rick has a background working with at-risk populations including adult job seekers and vulnerable youth. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Communications and is a Neuro-Linguistic Programming...

Krystle Poorman

Kristie Poorman Executive Assistant Krystle Poorman joined the IACAA team in May of 2021. Krystle is a Springfield native and mother of 4 beautiful children. She is currently pursuing a bachelor’s degree in Business Administration at Southern New Hampshire...

Nicole Popejoy

Nicole Popejoy Program Specialist Nicole is a Program Specialist for the Employment Barrier Reduction Pilot Program with the Illinois Association of Community Action Agencies. Prior to starting with IACAA in October of 2021, she was a Youth Program Director at the...