May 14 Virtual 2nd Friday Celebration of the Arts features Duo Rocha Gandara - live streams at 7:30 pm
May 14 Virtual 2nd Friday Celebration of the Arts features Duo Rocha Gandara - live streams at 7:30 pm

Our Committees

Executive Committee

Provide oversight and vision guiding the operations and future of the Oxford Community Arts Center.

  • Kimberly Peterka, Board President
  • Alan deCourcy, Vice President
  • Layne Listerman, Secretary
  • John Clements, Treasurer
  • Beth Baer, iPast President
  • Heidi Schiller, Executive Director

 

Art Exhibition Committee

Oversee Calls for Art and visual arts selections for the season and special exhibits.

  • Robert Mullenix, Chair
  • Elizabeth Birch
  • Alan deCourcy
  • Jim Killy
  • Layne Listerman
  • Bonnie Mason
  • Donna Stevens, Staff Liaison

 

Development Committee

Meeting quarterly, this committee provides oversight to all Development sub-committees, works in conjunction with the Executive Director and Finance Committee to develop and complete essential board-level fundraising tasks.

  • Beth Baer, Co-Chair
  • Alan deCourcy, Co-Chair, Annual Campaign Chair
  • Patti Liberatore
  • Bonnie Mason, Gala Planning Chair
  • TBD, Planned Giving Chair
  • Heidi Schiller, Executive Director
Gala Planning

Planning and running the Annual Gala which takes place each April. This includes decisions around a theme, soliciting silent auction items, seeking and securing sponsors, selling Gala tickets, and more.

  • Bonnie Mason, Chair
  • Kimberly Peterka, Board President
  • Libby Birch
  • Layne Listerman
  • Debra MacDonald
  • Jeff MacDonald
  • Gwen Pietzuch
  • Debra Ross
  • Janet Shirley
  • Ellen Weisman
  • Heidi Schiller, Executive Director
  • Donna Stevens, Staff Liaison

 

Additional Sub-Committees
  • Annual Campaign Sub-Committee
  • Planned Giving Sub-Committee

 

Facilities Restoration Committee

Provide technical guidance and management of facility-related expenditures and maintenance projects and activities.

  • Jeff MacDonald, Chair
  • Kimberly Peterka, Board President
  • Beth Baer
  • Norman Butt
  • John Bystrom
  • Steve Gordon
  • Jim Killy
  • Layne Listerman
  • Jim Meador
  • Ron Overly
  • Silvia Rothschild
  • Jack Southard
  • Heidi Schiller, Executive Director
  • Donna Stevens, Staff Liaison

 

Finance Committee

Provide oversight and advice on financial matters, insurance, budget adherence and internal controls, and essential reporting.

  • Jack Southard, Chair
  • John Clements, Treasurer
  • Beth Baer, iPast President
  • Beth Killy
  • Heidi Schiller, Executive Director

 

HR & Policy Committee

Oversee staff and board-related policies to ensure compliance with best practices.

  • John Moul, Chair
  • Terry Beck
  • Roger Gates
  • Pam Robinson
  • Heidi Schiller, Executive Director

 

Program Committee

Analysis of audience needs and programming, expansion of community-based programming and sponsorships, and more. Establishing and guiding Youth Board for high school and college students.

  • Rosalyn Benson, Chair
  • Chris Adryan
  • Amy Bartel
  • Bill Greene
  • Amy Longcamp
  • Connie McCarthy
  • Shelagh Moul
  • Molly Wonko
  • Heidi Schiller, Executive Director
  • Donna Stevens, Staff Liaison