AEOA is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization and established as a Community Action Program (CAP) for the northeast Minnesota counties of St. Louis, Lake, and Cook. Service delivery for some programs has extended to the four neighboring counties of Aitkin, Carlton, Itasca, and Koochiching.

AEOA strengthens communities by providing opportunities for people experiencing social and economic challenges.

Workforce Contact:

Paul Carlson
Assistant Director


Harlan Tardy, Executive Director