Meet the Georgetown Artworks Board & Staff & Advisors
Stuart is an artist and has always had strong affiliations with local arts organizations. His willingness to “think outside the box” and recent tenure as the Art Works board’s Vice President has provided the foundation for community engagement and consensus building.
Alexha is a member of the Artists at 816, whose studios are on the second floor of the Art Center. An active volunteer early on, she supports the board and the organization in multiple ways from key record keeping to leading and participating in critical committees.
Cam brings a wealth of experience in non-profit management, in particular, financial management. He is also an active member of the San Gabriel Chorale, a local non-profit group whose volunteers love to sing.
Melissa WaggonerAt Large
An Art Center volunteer for a number of years, Melissa has recently joined the board as a technologist managing the critical software applications for the organization, including the website.
Larry RaperAt Large
Larry has been an active leader in community health and housing organizations after his retirement from the Marine Corps. He is now focusing on sharing his board experience and fostering the success of regional arts communities.
Kenn WhiteAt Large
Kenn is a business strategist, former career Army National Guard member, and founder of a non-profit for military members and their families. Art therapy plays a key role in his non-profit and we benefit from his expertise in team building.
Molly FonsecaAt Large
Molly is a playwright, actor, and theater artist who has recently joined the board to broaden her experience in the visual arts and we are excited to have her enthusiasm and engagement with the broader team.
Rachael JonroweBoard Advisor
City Council member for District 6, Rachael has been a long term advisor to the board. Her enthusiasm for a broad range of arts programs, knowledge of city management, and encouragement of diversity has been invaluable.
Gary AndersonArt Center Coordinator
Gary manages many of the day-to-day activities for the Art Center, including orienting & training volunteers, managing exhibits, and scheduling events. As a dedicated artist, he cultivates and advocates for programs that support the arts community.
Eric LashleyBoard Advisor
Library Director Eric Lashley, who serves as the staff liaison for the City’s Arts and Culture Board, has been the Art Center’s advocate since the beginning, including the original renovation proposal. He continues to guide the non-profit board with many best practices.