2017 WAA Annual Meeting

The Governance Committee Report and Election of Officers will take place during the Annual Membership Meeting that begins at 9:45 a.m. on Friday, September 8, 2017. The meeting takes place at the Sheraton Seattle Hotel, Redwood Room, 1400 Sixth Avenue, Seattle, WA 98101.

The agenda includes reports from the WAA President, Treasurer, Executive Director, Governance Committee, the election of officers and directors, and an open forum. Note: Only primary contacts from member organizations may vote.

2017 Slate of Candidates for the Board of Directors

Vice President (one-year term expiring 2018)*

Eleanor Oldham, 2Luck Concepts, Canaan, NY

*completing the term of Jeremy Ganter who is resigning from the board effective September 9.

Secretary/Treasurer (two-year term expiring 2019)

Joe McIalwain, Edmonds Center for the Arts, Edmonds, WA


  • Rob Tocalino, Robert & Margrit Mondavi Center for the Performing Arts, UC Davis, CA (two-year term through 2019)*
  • Cathy Weiss, The Del E. Webb Center for the Performing Arts, Wickenburg, AZ (1st three-year term through 2020)

*completing the term of Joe Mclalwain who is standing for election as Secretary-Treasurer.

Please participate in the governance of Western Arts Alliance - plan to attend this important meeting!