Redmond Arts & Culture Commission (RACC)

NOTICE: The second Thursday regular meetings of the Redmond Arts and Culture Commission will be held remotely.  If you wish to listen in, dial 510-335-7371 at 6:30 p.m. If you wish to submit public comment please email

Regular Meeting

  • 6:30 p.m.
  • 2nd Thursday of every month
  • Redmond City Hall Council
    15670 NE 85th Street
    Conference Room (first floor)
    Redmond, WA 98073

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

Agendas & Minutes

Past or current agendas and minutes available. Please email the Cultural Arts Administrator a minimum of two weeks prior to the meeting.

View Most Recent Agendas and Minutes

A Community Inspired & Connected by Arts & 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.

For more information on current City of Redmond arts programming, visit the Arts and Culture page.


  • Savita Krishnamoorthy
  • Angie Hinojos Yusuf
  • Amani Rashid
  • Latha Sambamurthi
  • Cari Scotkin
  • Menka Soni
  • Helen Teixeria
  • Anna Zanella                                                                                                                                       7/20/2021-03/31/2024
  • Dr. Neelam Chahlia                                                                                                                             07/20/2021-03/31/2024

Join the Arts & Culture Commission

There are currently two vacancies for the Arts & Culture Commission. One vacancy is open to individuals who reside within Redmond city limits in the 98052 zip code, and another is open to individuals who either live or work within zip code 98052 or those living in unincorporated King County with zip code 98053. If you are interested in applying, or should you have any questions about the commission, email Chris Weber, Cultural Arts Administrator.

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 14 to 19 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?

There are currently no vacancies for the Youth Advocate position. If you are interested in applying, please complete the Youth Advocate Application.   Email Chris Weber, Cultural Arts Administrator if you have any questions.