2014 Annual Membership Meeting

2014 WAA Annual Meeting of the Membership

The Governance Committee Report and Election of Officers will take place during the Annual Membership Meeting that begins at 10:15 a.m. on Friday, September 5, 2014. The meeting takes place in the Redwood Room, Pike Street Tower, 2nd Floor, Sheraton Seattle Hotel, 1400 6th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101.

The agenda includes reports from the WAA President, Treasurer, Executive Director, Governance Committee, the election of officers and directors, and an open forum. Note: Only primary contacts from member organizations may vote.

2014 Slate of Candidates for the Board of Directors

President (two-year term expiring 2016)
Beth Macmillan, Artown Festival, Reno, NV

Vice President (two-year term expiring 2016)
Cory Baker, Scottsdale Center for the Performing Arts, Scottsdale, AZ

Secretary/Treasurer (one-year term expiring 2015)
Jeremy Ganter, The Mondavi Center, UC Davis, Davis, CA

Directors (three-year term, expiring 2017)

  • Eleanor Oldham, 2Luck Concepts, Canaan, NY (2nd Term)
  • Christian Wolf, Torrance Cultural Arts Foundation, Torrance, CA

Directors (one-year term, expiring 2015)

  • Emerson Bran, Emerson Bran Management, Van Nuys, CA

The Governance Committee's nomination of Cory Baker to Vice President opened the Secretary/Treasurer's seat. The  Committee Nominated Director Jeremy Ganter to fill the  Secretary/Treasurer's office, and Emerson Bran to complete the remainder of Jeremy Ganter's term.  The WAA bylaws allow both Ganter and Bran to stand for full terms at the conclusion of these one-year appointments. 

Please participate in the governance of Western Arts Alliance - plan to attend this important meeting!