Meet the Arts Council Board

2017-2018 Board Meeting Schedule:  October 25th 2017, December 6th 2017, January 24th 2018 (Board and staff retreat, 1-5), March 28th 2018, May 23rd 2018, June 27th 2018 (annual meeting and party-4-6:30).

All meetings take place at the Arts Council offices at 4PM, unless otherwise arranged.

The passionate promoters that make up the Arts Council Board of Directors come from local government, businesses, philanthropists, educators and the arts. Their support and guidance are crucial to our mission. The next time you meet one of them, please thank them for their dedication to the arts.


J.M. Brown, Chair
Strategist, Miller Maxfield

Laurie Brooks, Vice Chair
Executive Director, William James Association

Betsy Andersen, Secretary
Director, Museo Eduardo Carrillo

Colleen Martin-Garcia, Treasurer
Vice President, Corporate Controller, Finance, Polycom, Inc.

Board of Directors:

Aaron Brookes
Marketing and Product Development, KB Farms

Kathleen Crocetti
Artist, Educator

Olga de Santa Anna
Retired Middle School Principal

Jeff Galipeaux
Manager of Employee Benefits and Client Support Services, CalNonprofits Insurances Services

Jennifer Gallacher
Marketing and Communications Coordinator, UCSC

John Graulty
Dean of Visual, Applied & Performing Arts, Cabrillo College

Terry Green
Nonprofit Executive

Ann Hazels
Artist/Gallery Director, Radius Gallery

Margot Hoffman
Associate Teaching Artist, West Creative Performing Arts

Tiffany Jones
Producer, Design by Cosmic Artist

Nada Miljkovic
Founder and President; Instructor/Lecturer, Artist on Art/ UCSC

Lucie Rossi
Retired Teacher

Alex Soto
Senior Program Manager, Plantronics