Committees & Members

Executive Committee

  • President
  • Vice President
  • Treasurer
  • Secretary


Operations Committee

  • Operations Committee


Communications Committee

  • identifies and pursues alternative ways to create a buzz
  • produces and distributes marketing materials, newsletters, etc
  • writes and distributes press releases


Development Committee

  • researches and writes grants
  • solicits cash & in-kind donations
  • identifies and pursues sponsorship & other fundraising opportunities


Events Committee

  • plans and executes all exhibitions & screenings, including gallery shows
  • plans and executes all performing arts events (music, dance, theater, etc.)
  • plans and executes all literary events (readings, storytelling, etc.)
  • plans and executes all special events (e.g., Open Studios.)
  • arranges and oversees demonstrations, lectures, workshops, etc.
  • develops event-specific educational programming & materials
events@salemartsassociation.org


  •    Mary Szeman Best, President
  •    ad hoc - committee is formed for each event


IT Committee

  • Creates and maintains the website; trains and supports committees in Website updates
  • administers Wild Apricot (our website & membership management system)
  • plans for, manages, and documents our IT infrastructure
  • SAA-related technical assistance & training to Board & Committee members
  • works with committees to assess the IT needs of our programs & activities

webmaster@salemartsassociation.org


Membership Committee

  • processes new applications & renewals
  • recruits new members
  • works with other committees to recruit & coordinate volunteers

membership@salemartsassociation.org

  • (email also goes to Treasurer for finances)


Finance Committee

  • all things money


Volunteer Coordination

  • tracks volunteer opportunities and matches volunteers to tasks
  • supplies updates for web pages related to volunteering
  • responds to members' questions and offers to volunteer
(does not include retail or event staffing)


Retail Committee

  • collects demographic data on visitors
  • develops procedures & policies for retail operations
  • manages & maintains retail space
  • trains retail shop volunteers


Education Committee

  • manage workshops and other learning opportunities


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