The National Assembly of State Arts Agencies (NASAA) announced the election of a new chair and five new members to its board of directors. ArtsWA Executive Director, Karen Hanan was among three new members drawn from the state arts agency field to serve on the NASAA board. Each will serve a three-year term. The new chair, Suzanne Wise of Nebraska, will serve a two-year term. Two new at-large members each will serve a two-year term. Read the NASAA press release.
The Heritage Caucus is a public meeting of legislators, state agencies, nonprofit organizations, and members of the public who are interested in heritage and culture. It meets weekly from 7-8:00 a.m. during the legislative session in Cherberg Building Room A-B-C on the Capitol Campus. A weekly agenda and bill report will be posted here by 5:00 p.m. Tuesdays.