Arts and Culture Commission

A Community Inspired and Connected by Arts and Culture

The Redmond Arts and Culture Commission (RACC) is a nine-member, Mayor appointed, Council confirmed advisory commission. The Commission advises the City on arts policies and programming and sponsors programs in tandem with the Redmond Parks and Recreation Department and community organizations.


Stephane Boss

Seema Chaudhary

Beverly Doleac

Jasmine Kozak-Gilroy, Youth Advocate

Rob Leavitt, Chair

Lara Lockwood, Vice Chair

Amy Mayes

Pat Pattabhiraman

Alonda Williams

Jane Wither

Current Meeting Agenda

Due to the LWSD Spring Break, the Arts & Culture Commission will be meeting on Monday, April 20th, this month only. 

Meets:       Monthly on 2nd Thursday

Time:         7pm

Location:   Redmond City Hall, 15670 NE 85th St., Council Conference Room, 1st floor

Meetings are open to the public.  If you would like to submit an item for discussion, please contact the Arts Administrator a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the meeting at

Past or current agendas and minutes available.  Please contact Arts Administrator a minimum of 2 weeks prior to the meeting at

Join the Arts and Culture Commission

We are now accepting applications for three Arts and Culture Commission vacancies to begin their service on April 1, 2015. To apply, please download, fill out and return a Community Service Application along with your Resume by January 6, 2015 to Joshua Heim at

Community Service Application


Become a Youth Advocate

Youth Advocates give input to the Arts and Culture Commission on matters such as programming and art in the community. They lend important perspective to the Redmond Arts and Culture Commission, learn about public service, network and serve within the arts community, and explore career opportunities.

  • Are you 16-26 years old and live, work or study in Redmond?
  • Do you want to network with others in the arts community?
  • Would you like to share your views about culture in your community?
  • Do you want to get involved with the visual, performing, or literary arts?
  • Do you have three to four hours per month to serve your community?

To apply, please download, fill out and return a Youth Advocate Application by January 6, 2015 to Joshua Heim at

Youth Advocate Application


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