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Office of Museum Services Advisory Board Members

The Advisory Board for the Office of Museum Services is composed of 11 members, each appointed to a four-year term by the Governor. A minimum of at least six members must be qualified, trained and experienced museum professionals. The remaining five seats are appointed from the community at large. Nominations may be submitted HERE.

Name
Residence
Occupation
Designation
Dr. Pam Miller (Chair)
Price
Former Professor, College of Eastern Utah
Museum Professional
Dave Jones (Vice Chair)
Salt Lake City
Principal, Pathway Associates LLC
At-Large
Marie Barlow
Fruit Heights
Community Representative
At-Large
Gretchen Dietrich
Salt Lake City
Executive Director, Utah Museum of Fine Arts
Museum Professional
Mike Winder
West Valley City
VP Community Development, Zions Bank
At-Large
Shane Gosdis
Salt Lake City
Senior Associate, Vantus Law Group
At-Large
Donna Law
Cedar City
Director of Development, Southern Utah University
At-Large
Bill Sanders
Layton
Pioneer Histories Manager, Heritage Museum of Layton
Museum Professional
Rita Wright
Springville
Executive Director, Springville Museum of Art
Museum Professional
Carl Camp
Fillmore
Director, Territorial Statehouse State Park Museum
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Meeting Schedule

The Board of Directors meets quarterly. Public notice of meetings can be found on the Utah Public Meetings Notice site. For more information, contact David Wicai at dwicai@utah.gov or 801.236.7547.


Utah Arts Council Board of Directors

The Board of Directors of the Utah Arts Council is a policy-making board composed of 13 members, each appointed to a four-year term by the Governor and ratified by the Utah Senate. Nine seats are dedicated to representatives of the following disciplines: architecture, dance, folk arts, media, music, theatre, sculpture, literature and visual arts. Four seats are appointed from the community at large. Nominations may be submitted HERE.

Name
Residence
Occupation
Designation
Ken Verdoia (Chair)
Cottonwood Heights
Director of Production, KUED
Media Arts
Johann Jacobs (Vice Chair)
Salt Lake City
Former Executive Director, Ballet West
Dance
Shanan Ballam
Logan
Writer and Educator, Utah State University
Literary Arts
Blair Buswell
Alpine
Sculptor
Visual Arts
Caleb Chapman
American Fork
President, Chapman Music
Music
Caitlin Gochnour
Ogden
Member, Ogden City Council
At-Large
Tom Alder
Salt Lake City
Zions Bank
Visual Arts
Pierre Langue
Salt Lake City
Architect
Architecture
Philipp Malzl
Mapleton
Realtor
At-Large
Clive Romney
Salt Lake City
Director, Utah Pioneer Heritage Arts
Folk Arts
Elizabeth Weiler
Woods Cross
Community Representative
At-Large

 

 Meeting Schedule

The Board of Directors meets bimonthly. Public notice of meetings can be found on the Utah Public Meetings Notice site. For more information, contact David Wicai at dwicai@utah.gov or 801.236.7547.