Creative Sonoma Advisory Board Meeting

July 11, 2018 from 5:00 6:30 PM

141 Stony Circle
Suite 110
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
38.44011, -122.745706


  1. Call to Order/Introductions
  2. Approval of the minutes from the May meeting
  3. Public Comments (if any)
  4. Nominating Committee Report
    • The Nominating Committee will give an update on its meetings with candidates for board seats and suggest next steps.
  5. Strategy Committee
    • The Strategy Committee will review a YTD financial update.

      - Art Break –

  6. Programs Report
    • Staff will present a recap on the Professional Development activities for the year, as well as an update on Grant Making:  Arts Response to Fire Grants, Arts Education Innovation Grants,  Summer Arts Youth Program Grants, and Pop Up Creativity Grants.  Additionally, an update will be provided on the Arts and Trauma artist residencies that are underway. 
  7. Fund Development
    • Staff will report on grants received and upcoming grant solicitations.
  8. New Business (if any)


Open Meetings: Except as expressly authorized under the Brown Act, all meetings of Creative Sonoma are open to attendance by interested members of the public. Public Comment: Creative Sonoma invites comment from the public on issues under consideration and other issues worthy of consideration. Written comment is preferred in all cases, especially to suggest new issues. Comments should be provided to the Creative Sonoma office at least 10 days before the meeting in order to be distributed to Creative Sonoma Advisory Board Members with agenda materials. Oral comment on a Creative Sonoma agenda topic will be allowed during a 10-minute period at the beginning of the meeting.

Disabled Accommodation: If you have a disability which requires an accommodation, an alternative format, or requires another person to assist you while attending this meeting, please contact the Sonoma County Economic Development Board at (707) 565-7170 as soon as possible to ensure arrangements for accommodation.

Contact Information

Economic Development Board
County of Sonoma
Business Hours
Monday – Friday
8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
141 Stony Circle
Suite 110
Santa Rosa, CA 95401
38.44011, -122.745706