Board Member Information

2016-2017 Region 2 Arts Council Board

Chair: Sandra Roman … Mahnomen County
Vice Chair: Joseph Allen … Mahnomen County
Treasurer Janey Merschman … Clearwater County
Secretary  Jill Johnson … Hubbard County
Natalie Grosfield … Beltrami County
Joanne Kellner … Lake of the Woods County
Sue Olin … Beltrami County
Laura Dropps … Clearwater County
Laura Grisamore … Hubbard County
Corryn Trask … Lake of the Woods County

Board Meeting Dates

If you recognize that the arts are valuable to the quality of life in North Central Minnesota, we invite you to consider becoming a Board Member. Our ten-member Board is comprised of two representatives from each of the five counties that we serve: Beltrami, Clearwater, Hubbard, Lake of the Woods, and Mahnomen. Get the Application here!

  • Much of the Board’s activity revolves around policy-making, budgeting, and reviewing and awarding arts grants to our region’s organizations and artists.
  • The Region 2 Arts Council operates in the spirit of the open meeting law.
  • Meetings are generally held in Bemidji on the third Monday of the month in the late afternoon/evening and we pay mileage for each meeting you attend.
  • Terms are for two years, renewable to four years.

Contact  staff@r2arts.org for more information.

R2AC Official Documents:

FY 15 Audit

FY 2016-2017 Biennial Plan