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

March 6-9, 2023

Lone Star College System
The Woodlands, TX

Director: Kay Fitzsimons


CDI Northwest

2022 Cancelled

The Riverside Hotel
Boise, ID

Director: Jerry Miller



CDI Mid-Atlantic

July 18-21, 2022

University of Delaware
Biden School of Public Policy and Administration
Wilmington, Delaware

Roger Hesketh


CDI Midwest

August 8-11, 2022

Western Illinois University
Illinois Institute of Rural Affairs
Moline, IL

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


CDI Southeast

November 7-10, 2022

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.