220 Fourth Avenue South, Kent WA 98032 - (253) 856-5200


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Kent Arts Commission

The Arts Commission is an advisory board to the Mayor, City Council and City staff, serving the citizens of Kent. The fourteen volunteer positions are appointed by the Mayor and confirmed by the City Council. Commission terms are four years in duration with the exception of youth commissioners, which are one year. Commissioners must reside or own property within the City or one of its utility or parks department service areas or, alternatively, work or own a business within the city's municipal boundaries.  Youth commissioners must reside within the city's boundaries or attend a Kent school.

Arts & Cultural Programs

Click here for information about Kent Arts Commission sponsored programs and events.


Meetings occur at 5:30pm on the 2nd Tuesday of each month
Centennial Center, 401 W Gowe Street, Kent, WA

Meeting Minutes

March Agenda   March Minutes
May Agenda   May Minutes
June Agenda   June Minutes
August Agenda   August Minutes
September Agenda   September Minutes
October Agenda    

Arts Commissioners

Sharona Chandra

Bayard DuBois

Michael Taskey

Tonya Goodwillie

Wendy Johnson

Susan Machler

Linda Mackintosh

Suzanne Smith - Chair

Dan Cox

Emily Taskey

Thomas La Guardia

Jen Treese


To inquire about Kent Arts Commissioner openings, please contact Cultural Programs Manager Ronda Billerbeck.


Contact: (253) 856-5050, artscommission@kentwa.gov

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