The USUAF has an Executive Committee similar to one of the network advisory councils. It generally has between 9 and 11 members, all of whom serve a simultaneous 2-year term. The current Executive Committee, elected for 2016-2018, is as follows (* indicates attendance at the Winter 2016 meeting):

  • Jennifer Cole, Chair*
    Metropolitan Nashville Arts Commission
  • Randy Engstrom, Vice-Chair*
    Seattle Office of Arts & Culture
  • Kerry Adams-Hapner*
    City of San Jose Office of Cultural Affairs
  • Robert Bush
    Arts & Science Council of Charlotte-Mecklenburg
  • Tom DeCaigny*
    San Francisco Arts Commission
  • Karen Gahl-Mills*
    Cuyahoga Arts and Culture, Cleveland
  • Jonathon Glus*
    Houston Arts Alliance
  • Tom Katzenmeyer*
    Greater Columbus Arts Council
  • Jody Ulich*
    Sacramento Office of Convention and Cultural Affairs
  • Andy Vick*
    Cultural Office of the Pike's Peak Region, Colorado Springs
USUAF Members

Members of the USUAF should login to the Americans for the Arts website (see "Log In" in the upper right hand corner of this page) in order to access USUAF documents and resources. Any questions regarding USUAF should be directed to Ruby Lopez Harper, at 202-371-2830 or