Board of Directors & Executive Team

Squamish Arts Board 2021 Kimberley Kilburn

Kimberley Kilburn

Board Chair
Squamish Arts Council Board 2019 Michelle Winslow

Michelle Winslow

Vice Chair

Kerry Neil

Squamish Arts Board 2021 Sarah Keller

Sarah Keller

Director at Large
Squamish Arts Board 2021 dan soli

Dan Soli

Director at Large
Squamish Arts Board 2021 Andrew Noredemann

Andrew Noredemann

Director at Large
Squamish Arts Board 2021 Denna Lewis

Deanna Lewis

Director at Large
Squamish Arts Clea Young

Clea Young

Executive Director

Aisha Daryanani

Programs & Communications Manager

Board Member Job Description

General Responsibilities of Board Members:

  • Overall governance of SAC by establishing and monitoring policies and programs and supporting
    development and effectiveness of the Board of Directors.
  • Establish strategic purpose and direction for SAC by participating in regular strategic planning and monitoring performance toward the plan’s results.
  • Hire the Executive Director while ensuring that they have the necessary leadership abilities, skills, experience, education and personality that will grow SAC and monitoring the Executive Director’s performance toward responsibilities and yearly objectives.
  • Represent SAC and its programs and services to stakeholders, including community funders and clients.
  • Ensure the financial health of SAC by complying with fiscal policies and procedures and through ongoing analysis of financial reports.
  • Ensure effective performance of the agency’s programs through ongoing program planning and evaluation.
  • Ensure compliance with federal, provincial, local and Society policies and procedures.
  • Maintain confidentiality policies with respect to membership and Board discussions

Specific Duties:

  • Attend regularly scheduled monthly Board meetings. Three consecutive missed meetings (without reasonable cause) will result in removal from the Board.
  • Participate on committees and become knowledgeable about the purpose and goals of the committee.
  • Attend important SAC events as much as possible.
  • Build and work within a collaborative and respectful decision-making model that contributes to consensus.
  • Support all members of the Board and work to understand the role of each team member.
  • Volunteer for and willingly accept assignments and complete them thoroughly and on time.
  • Stay informed about Board policies, prepare for meetings, review and comment on minutes and reports, bring issues to the Board for discussion as needed.

Our Partners

Squamish Arts acknowledges that the land on which we live, work and recreate is the unceded territory of the Coast Salish Peoples, particularly the territories of the Skwxwú7mesh (Squamish) Nation. It is our responsibility to honour their ancestry by being an ally to the present.

Community Event Calendar

Terms & Conditions

Event Eligibility: Only events related to public art and cultural activities located in Squamish, BC will be considered for inclusion in the calendar. The event should align with the purpose and focus of Squamish Art’s mission and vision.

Submission Accuracy: The submitter is responsible for providing accurate and up-to-date information about the event, including the event title, date, time, location, description, and any additional relevant details.

Ownership and Permissions: By submitting an event to the calendar, the submitter confirms that they have the necessary rights and permissions to promote the event and its associated content, including any images or multimedia files.

Event Approval: Submission does not guarantee automatic inclusion in the public art calendar. The calendar administrators reserve the right to review and approve each event before it is published. Approved events will be added to the calendar in a timely manner.

Editing and Removal: The calendar administrators reserve the right to edit event details, including the event title, description, date, time, and location, to ensure accuracy and consistency. The administrators also reserve the right to remove an event from the calendar at any time without prior notice.

Pricing Guidelines: Submitters must either be a member or pay a non-refundable fee of $10 for each event submitted. Membership details and fee payment instructions will be provided separately.

Public Accessibility: The public art calendar is available to the general public. By submitting an event, the submitter acknowledges that the event details will be visible to anyone accessing the calendar.

Content Guidelines: Event submissions must adhere to the guidelines of respectful and inclusive language. The calendar administrators reserve the right to reject or modify event submissions that contain offensive, discriminatory, or inappropriate content.

Liability: The calendar administrators are not responsible for any inaccuracies, errors, or omissions in the event details provided by the submitter. The submitter agrees to hold the administrators harmless from any claims or liabilities arising from the inclusion or exclusion of an event in the calendar.

Data Privacy: Personal information collected during the event submission process will be handled in accordance with applicable data protection laws and the privacy policy of the public art calendar.

Modifications to Terms and Conditions: The calendar administrators may update or modify these terms and conditions at any time. It is the responsibility of the submitter to review the terms periodically and ensure compliance.

By submitting an event to the public art calendar, the submitter agrees to comply with these terms and conditions.