Arts Commissioner

Serve on the City's Arts Commission!

Appointed by City Council, the Arts Commission serves the City Council as policy advisors and proponents for a vibrant cultural environment in Santa Cruz and encourages community collaborations that help the city achieve its cultural goals.

The Arts Commission meets the second Wednesday of the month at 6:00 p.m. - and usually takes the months December and August off.

Recently the Arts Commission has been focusing on Equity, Inclusivity and Environmental Justice and people from underrepresented groups are strongly encouraged to apply!

Applicants must live within the City limits.

Application is available on the City's website here.

Please return the application to Beth Tobey, Arts Program Manager, at BTobey @

Questions? Contact Beth Tobey at BTobey @ or 831-420-5154