Cultural Arts Commissioners


  • Alison Musch
    Job Captain, Dykeman Architects, Art Advocate
  • Cat Snapp
    Owner Cat Snapp Studio, Printmaker, Museum Educator
  • Cheryl Davis
    Arts Supporter
  • Deb Fox
    Principal Designer at Deborah Ristic Design, Visual Effects Artist
  • Diane Wright
    Journalist, Community Activist, Art Advocate
  • Elizabeth Person
    Graphic Designer, Community Activist, Art Advocate
  • Hugh Denny
    Community Activist, Art Supporter
  • Kati Nickerson
    Village Theatre Director of Youth Education and Outreach
  • Kristen Keenan
    Artist, Vertical Gardens NW, Founder, Everett Maker's Market
  • Jason Grim
    Artist, Art critic and promoter
  • Maren Oates
    Schack Art Center Director of Marketing
  • Rosemary Jones
    Artist Advocate

About the Board

The Everett Cultural Arts Commission, established in 1974, is a citizen advisory board composed of 11 volunteers (plus alternates) appointed by the mayor and City Council. Commission members include:

  • Artists
  • Arts professionals
  • Citizens with strong links to Everett's arts community


  • Develop city cultural arts policies and initiatives
  • Serve as the reviewing body for 1% of art funded projects and programming and capital grants to arts organizations
  • Awards and hosts the Wendt and Mayor's Arts Awards

Monthly Meetings

5 p.m., 2nd Tuesday of each month

Van Valey House
2130 Colby Avenue
Everett, WA 98201

No meetings will be held in July and August.

Agendas + Minutes