Read our statement of support for the Black community and other communities of color.

Board of Trustees


2019 Meeting Schedule

Meetings are held on the first Wednesday of alternating months from 3 pm-5pm in the Gilkey Community Room, unless otherwise stated.

January 8, 2020   Agenda
March 4, 2020   Agenda
Special Meeting March 20, 2020   Agenda   
May 6, 2020  Agenda
Special Meeting June 11, 2020   Agenda
July 1, 2020   Agenda
September 2, 2020*   Agenda
November 4, 2020

Interested parties are welcome to attend the museum Board of Trustee meetings, which are open to the public. There is time allowed on each agenda for guests’ comments.

*This virtual meeting will be held on an online platform. Due to security concerns, the link to the meeting will not be posted. If you are interested in attending the meeting, please email carolyn.black@northwestmuseum.org.



Northwest Museum of Arts and Culture Board of Trustees

Debra Schultz, President
Business Owner / Retired Educator

Peter Sanburn, Vice President
VP Business Development,
Hart Capital Management

Frank Velazquez, M.D., Treasurer
Physician Executive

Matthew Henshaw, Secretary
Director of Curriculum and
Instruction, Spokane Public Schools

Laurie Arnold, Ph.D.
Associate Professor of History and
Director of Native American Studies,
Gonzaga University

Vicki Butler
Writer / Editor

Mike Cecil
Historian and Author

Pete Chase
Executive / Entrepreneur

Megan Clark
Attorney, Etter, McMahon, Lamberson,
Van Wert & Oreskovich, P.C.

Lukus Collins
Treasurer and Balance Sheet Strategist,
STCU

Christy deViveiros
Campbell House Committee Chair

Janet Durnford
Corporate Communications
Manager, Global Credit Union

Greg Hesler
Vice President, General Counsel and
Chief Compliance Officer, ‎Avista Corporation

Tim Merck
Retired Business Owner/Developer