Board & Staff: 

2019-20 Board of Directors
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Dr. Melody Smith, President
Alison Schieber, 1st Vice President
Robert Dempster, 2nd Vice President
Brendon Clark, Treasurer
Amy Basch, Secretary

Board members:

Barry Birr
Bridget Blevins
Lauren Catron
Robert Corder, MD
Bobbie Cronk
Josh Emberton
Robert Franzen
Marcy George
Sam Ghatasheh
Karen Heyde-Lipanovich
Kathy Hill-Bahner
Devon Kariker
Nancy Kirby
Denise Meyer

Sandy Miller
Terri Modlin
Amanda Morrow
Robbie Morton
Byron Myers
Nick Robb
Mary Shuman
Tom Smith
Larry Stobbs
Donna Turk
Jill Vanderpool
Liby Waltemath

Tona Williams

Nominating Committee:

Bridget Blevins
Terri Modlin
Michelle Norman
Liby Waltemath
Sarah Weaver

Morton Fund Trustees:

Lori Boyer
Eileen Dyer
Judy McMurray
Jan Mehl

Nicholas Robb, Chair
Dr. Kim Schutte
Dr. Jane Nelson Thompson
Mary Alice Morton, ex-officio


Staff    [ board of directors ]

Teresa Fankhauser - Executive Director

Directs the Council, coordinates Arts Fund and Purblic Art. Facilitates member agency relations, writes grants, and advocates for the arts on the local, state and national level. 

Cathy Ketter - Operations Director

Oversees daily operations of the office, coordinates Artists in the Schools and Artscape summer camp, and assists Board of Directors.

Marge Olson - Bookkeeper

Responsible for managing accounts receivable, payable and payroll. Works with Trails West! Sponsorship and Arts Fund Cabinet.