MOUNT VERNON ARTS COMMISSION MEMBER OPENINGS (2 POSITIONS): Now acceptingApplications andLetters of Interest from candidates interested in serving on this eleven member commission. We are looking for commission members for four positions. Three of the board member position terms will expire December 31, 2020, and the other is a high school student position that will run through the end of August 2018. Commission members are volunteers who:
Live within the city limits of Mount Vernon, with the exception that two commission member positions may be filled by volunteers who live within the Mount Vernon School District Boundaries.
Recognize the importance of public art in the City of Mount Vernon.
Have a desire to devote time and effort to the responsibilities of being a commission member, including event planning and fundraising.
Are ready, willing and able to advocate in public forums about the value of public art and its crucial place in the community.
Are conversant with public art and are experienced with the local community.
Are able to attend regular monthly meetings, currently scheduled for the third Tuesday of the month at 4:30pm.
Arts Commission Applications can be accessed at the link below, e-mailed or picked up at the Parks office at 1717 S. 13th Street or from the Mayor’s office at City Hall, 910 Cleveland Street. The Application and Letter of Interest should be addressed to Mayor Jill Boudreau, P.O. Box 809, Mount Vernon, WA 98273.
For more information call the Mount Vernon Parks & Recreation Department at (360) 336-6215.