CDI National Network

CDI Central is part of a national network of Community Development Institutes. For information on the other Institutes, see the information below:


CDI Texas

November 8 – 11, 2021

Lone Star College System
The Woodlands, TX

Director: Kay Fitzsimons


CDI Northwest

July 2021 Dates TBD 

The Riverside Hotel
Boise, ID

Director: Jerry Miller



CDI Midwest

 August 9-12, 2021

Western Illinois University
Illinois Institute of Rural Affairs
Moline, IL

Co-Directors: Christopher D. Merrett, Ph.D. & Sandy Wittig, MBA


CDI Southeast

 May 11 – 14, 2021

University of Alabama
Gadsden Center
Gadsden, AL

Director: E.E. (Skip) Campbell, Ph.D.


The CDI national network is governed by the Community Development Council.