Salt Lake City

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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.

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

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
    More info at


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.

Meeting Information

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

Art Barn, 54 Finch Lane, Salt Lake City

Member Qualifications

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. 

Current Members


#MemberDistrictServing SinceTerm Expires
1Annie Dayton12016  October 2022
2Matthew Castillo22016 October 2022
3Sarah Longoria22021 Sept 2024
4Susan Koles Rickman32019 October 2022
5Katherine Potter32018 May 2021
6Josanne Glass52021 Sept 2024
7Torle Nenbee52020May 2023
8Sonali Loomba52021January 2024
9Andrea Ashdown62020May 2023
10Kathy Davis62020May 2023
11Erika Hill72020May 2023
Vice ChairAnnie Dayton
TreasurerMatt Castillo
SecretaryKathy Davis


ExecutiveMatt Castillo, Kathy Davis
GrantsSusan Koles Rickman, Sonali Loomba, Kathy Davis, Andrea Ashdown
Nominating/GovernanceKat Potter, Erika Hill
Strategic PlanningKat Potter, Annie Dayton