2. Review number of short order and capital grant requests/dollar amounts
- 2023 Cycle 1 Capital and Short Order grants will be paid for through the Lussier fund,
rather than the annual grant budget.
- There are 5 short order applications requesting a total of $4,400 and 2 capital grant
requests totaling $4,255 which will be reviewed by panelist Jolynne Roorda and Vice
3. Number of commissioner’s assigned grants to read
Each Commissioner has been assigned 5 grants to review.
4. Number of review panels, number of reviewers per panel, number of grants per reviewer
There is a total of 20 panelists. There will be 5 panels, each containing 4 panelists. Each
panel will review 10-12 grants.
5. Panel review dates
Monday March 20, Wednesday March 22, Friday March 24, Monday April 3, and
Wednesday April 5. All panels are scheduled 8:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
6. Determine panel review chairs
Vice Chair Klehr, Commissioner Puleo Moyer and Commissioner Miquelon will each chair
one review panel. Chair Ritcherson will chair two panels.
7. Encourage commissioners to sit in on review sessions
New Commissioners will be strongly encouraged to attend one grant panel review session
to get a better understanding of how the process works.
8. Commissioner Curet to lead commissioner review session in April
9. Date of commission review
The Commission grant review and approval meeting will take place on Wednesday, April
G. Executive Director’s Report
- The Business of Art Conference, March 30 – April 1, is nearly sold out. Agendas are set
and attendees will select specific workshops at least one week in advance.
- Keynote speakers include Joe Parisi, Tori Allen, and Dr. Amy Gilman.
- In addition to workshops, conference activities include complimentary headshots, gift
bags with items from local businesses, a reception with music and appetizers on Friday,
and a prize drawing end of day Saturday
- A request for volunteers will be put to the commission during the March Commission
- The next Behind Creative video featuring Babette Wainwright will be released in early