Meet the Arts Council Board


Jeff Galipeaux, Chair
Director of Employee Benefits, CalNonprofits Insurances Services

Nada Miljkovic, Vice Chair
Radio Host/Instructor/Lecturer, UCSC

Diane Syrcle, Secretary
Sr. Director of Development, Arts Division, UCSC

Jon Auman, Treasurer
Vice President, Corporate Finance, Plantronics

Board of Directors:

Consuelo Alba
Executive Director, Watsonville Film Festival

Aaron Brookes
Director of Sales and Marketing, Jacobs Farm Del Cabo

Angela Chesnut
County Supervisor Analyst, Santa Cruz County Board of Supervisors

Trina Coffman-Gomez
Government Representative, Councilmember

Ryan Coonerty
Government Representative, 3rd District Supervisor

Kathleen Crocetti
Artist, Educator

Jennifer Gallacher
Marketing and Communications Coordinator, UCSC

Ann Hazels
Artist/Gallery Director, Radius Gallery

Laurie Hill
Government Representative, Commissioner

Margot Hoffman
Associate Teaching Artist, West Creative Performing Arts

Donna Lind
Government Representative, Councilmember

Donna Meyers
Government Representative, Councilmember

Valéria (“Val”) Miranda
Executive Director, Santa Cruz Art League

Alex Soto
Senior Program Manager, Plantronics

Jeffrey Treviño
Assistant Professor, Music and Performing Arts, CSUMB