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Arts Commission Roster

FY 2019 - 2020 Roster

Name Email Appointed to Represent Terms Ends * Eligible For Re-Appointment
Smita Garg ArtsCom1@sanjoseca.gov District 1 June 30, 2020 Yes
Charlie McCollum ArtsCom2@sanjoseca.gov District 2 June 30, 2018 Yes
VACANT ArtsCom3@sanjoseca.gov District 3 June 30, 2020 Yes
Mazyar Lotfalian ArtsCom4@sanjoseca.gov District 4 June 30, 2022 Yes
Albert Le ArtsCom5@sanjoseca.gov District 5 June 30, 2020 No
Leanne Lindelof ArtsCom6@sanjoseca.gov District 6 June 30, 2022 No
Ron Muriera
ArtsCom7@sanjoseca.gov District 7 June 30, 2020 No
Richard James ArtsCom8@sanjoseca.gov District 8 June 30, 2022 No
Ramona Snyder (Vice Chair)
ArtsCom9@sanjoseca.gov District 9 June 30, 2020 No
Lynne Brown (Chair) ArtsCom10@sanjoseca.gov District 10 June 30, 2022 No
Roma Dawson ArtsComCW@sanjoseca.gov Citywide - Mayor June 30, 2020 No
  • Commission size and representation: The Arts Commission has 11 members
  • Members are appointed to each and represent a specific Council District or the Mayor as indicated on the roster.
  • Length of Terms: Effective of 7/1/13 a full term is 4 years; however, during the process of phasing this in, some appointments may be for 3 years. Prior to 7/1/13, a full term was 3 years.
  • Eligibility for reappointment: Per the City Clerk, an appointment to serve a partial term of 18 months is considered a full term, in which case the Commissioner is eligible for only 1 more full term. Appointment to a partial term of less than 18 months is NOT considered a full term, in which case the Commissioner is eligible to be reappointed for 2 more terms.