The Salt Lake City Arts Council Board advises the the Office of the Mayor, City Council and Salt Lake Arts Council, an allied but independent non-profit organization, on the arts and arts related activities throughout the City and region. It also manages a number of arts functions for the City.
- Art Barn
- Brown Bag Concert Series
- City Arts Grants
- Finch Lane/Park Galleries
- Living Traditions Festival
- Twilight Concert Series
- Public Art Program
Please see below for upcoming term expiration/vacancy dates.
If you are interested in serving on this board, please fill out and submit an application online. Only applications submitted up to one year prior to a vacancy date will be considered. The Mayor’s office will only contact applicants when considering them for specific appointments.
Third Wednesday of the month, beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Art Barn, 54 Finch Lane, Salt Lake City
Mayor Erin Mendenhall and the Salt Lake City Arts Council may appoint a minimum of fifteen members, serving three-year terms, to the Salt Lake City Arts Council. In general, members possess a background and enthusiasm for the arts, although no professional experience is required. Members of the Salt Lake City Arts Council are also board members of the Art Council’s non-profit organization.
Residency Requirement: Appointees should be city residents.
|#||Member||District||Serving Since||Term Expires|
|1||Larry Cohen||1||2019||April 2022|
|2||Annie Dayton||1||2016||October 2022|
|3||Matthew Castillo||2||2016||October 2022|
|4||Steve Barth||3||2019||October 2022|
|5||Susan Koles Rickman||3||2019||October 2022|
|6||Leah Langan||3||2018||May 2021|
|7||Katherine Potter||3||2018||May 2021|
|8||David Mortenson||4||2018||May 2021|
|9||Efren Corado Garcia||5||2016||October 2022|
|10||Torle Nenbee||5||2020||May 2023|
|11||Kathy Davis||6||2020||May 2023|
|12||Andrea Ashdown||6||2020||May 2023|
|13||Jared Jones||7||2019||May 2022|
|14||Erika Hill||7||2020||May 2023|
|Vice Chair||Leah Langan|
|Executive||Matt Castillo, Dave Mortensen, Leah Langan, Andrea Ashdown|
|Grants||Matthew Castillo, Larry Cohen, Annie Dayton|
|Nominating/Governance||Kat Potter, Lean Langan|
|Strategic Planning||Dave Mortensen, Kat Potter, Annie Dayton|
Salt Lake City Arts Council
54 Finch Lane
Salt Lake City UT 84102
Office hours: M-F 8 am to 5
(801) 596-5000 or Felicia.Baca@slcgov.com