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Arts Council Board

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.

Agendas and Minutes

Bylaws and Governing Documents


  • Art Barn
  • Brown Bag Concert Series
  • City Arts Grants
  • Finch Lane/Park Galleries
  • Living Traditions Festival
  • Twilight Concert Series
  • Public Art Program

Meeting Information

Second Wednesday of the month, beginning at 5:30 p.m.

Art Barn, 54 Finch Lane, Salt Lake City

Member Qualifications

Mayor Jackie Biskupski 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.

Current Members

Member Serving Since Council District Term Expires
Steve Barth 2019 District 3 2022
Michaela Buccola 2019 District 7 2022
Matthew Castillo 2016 District 2 2022
Larry Cohen 2019 District 1 2022
Efren Corado Garcia 2016 District 5 2022
Annie Dayton 2016 District 1 2022
Jared Jones 2019 District 7 2021
Susan Koles Rickman 2019 District 3 2022
Leah Langan 2018 District 3 2021
Dave Mortenson 2018 District 4 2021
Katherine Potter 2018 District 3 2021
Kanika Welch 2019 District 6 2022


Chair Katherine Potter
Vice Chair Dave Mortenson
Treasurer Matt Castillo
Secretary Leah Langan


Executive Kat Potter, Matt Castillo, Dave Mortensen, Leah Langan
Grants Matthew Castillo, Larry Cohen, Annie Dayton
Nominating/Governance Kat Potter, Lean Langan
Strategic Planning Dave Mortensen, Kat Potter, Annie Dayton 

Contact Information

Salt Lake City Arts Council

54 Finch Lane

Salt Lake City UT 84102

(901) 596-5000

Office hours: M-F 8 am to 5

Felicia Baca

(801) 596-5000 or