Board of Directors and Advisory Council

The Kala Board of Directors meets on monthly basis. A number of the Board members are active arts professionals, local business leaders, and have strong ties to the art community.

Perrin Meyer, President
Davis Riemer, Vice-President
Amrita Singhal, Treasurer
Maya Hara, Secretary
Bruce Helmberger, Finance Committee Chair
Sylvia Solochek Walters, Liaison to the Kala Advisory Council
Alice Beasley
Larry Chaset
Frederick Fassett
Thomas Foster
Archana Horsting
Joanne Kamiya
Sue Kubly
Carol Ladewig
Jimin Lee
Manny Lopez
Yuzo Nakano (Emeritus)
Lucy Puls
Ronnie Sampson
*Special appreciation to Peter Selz (1919-2019) for his tenure on the Kala Board of Directors

The Kala Advisory Council meets twice a year.

James Ken Butler
Kevin Chen
John DeMerritt
Kate Eilertsen
Spergon Hunt
Cynthia Ona Innis
Sharon Jue
Claire Kessler-Bradner
Sarah Klein
Jody B. Knowlton
Mary V. Marsh
Robin McCloskey
Julie McCray
Patrick McMenamin, Advisory Council President
Jim Melchert (Emeritus)
Michelle Nye
Josh Oliver
Martin Paley
Nora Pauwels
Steve Pickle
Foad Satterfield
Patricia Thomas
Stephen Thomas
Andrea Voinot
Alice Wu
Gordon Yamate

*Special appreciation to Julia Marshall (1947-2022) for her tenure on the Kala Advisory Council