Cultural Arts Commission

  • Regular Meetings
  • 5 p.m.
  • 2nd Tuesday of each month
  • 2930 Wetmore Avenue
    Suite 10-A
    Everett, WA  98201
No meetings will be held in July and August.


    • Jessica Pavish
      Financial Advisor, Community Activist
    • Shannon Danks
      Arts Educator, Artist
    • Peter Dervin
      Regional Sales Manager, VPC, Producer, KSER, Community Activist, Art Advocate
    • Brad Heyne
      Musician and Arts Advocate
    • Jesse James Jeter
    • Patti Matson
      Theater / Opera Patron, Art Advocate
    • Elizabeth Person
      Graphic Designer, Community Activist, Art Advocate
    • Cheryl Davis
      Arts Supporter
    • Kati Nickerson
      Village Theatre Director of Youth Education and Outreach
    • Maren Oates
      Schack Art Center Director of Marketing
    • Diane Wright
      Journalist, Community Activist, Art Advocate
    • Deb Fox
      Principal Designer at Deborah Ristic Design, Visual Effects Artist

About the Board

The Everett Cultural Arts Commission, established in 1974, is a citizen advisory board composed of 11 volunteers (plus alternates) appointed by the mayor and City Council. Commission members include:
  • Artists
  • Arts professionals
  • Citizens with strong links to Everett's arts community

What We Do

  • Develop city cultural arts policies and initiatives
  • Serve as the reviewing body for 1% of art funded projects and programming and capital grants to arts organizations
  • Awards and hosts the Wendt and Mayor’s Arts Awards