Join A Committee 

We have established the following committees. Members and Community Organizations that would like to assist us in our goals are welcome to join our member committees.



Social Media, Promotions, Events and more…

Ethics & Inclusion

Oversight, Policies and Integrity


Fundraising, Grants and Sponsorships

and Community Outreach

Education, Scholarships, and Community Programs

Available Committees

Board Committees include:

Marketing – This committee maintains and manages our social media posts as one voice, coordinates promotions, maintains our events calendars and finds new and inspired ways to promote VAPA and our artists.

Chair, TBD.


Fundraising – This Committee helps design and implement all our fundraising, grant-writing, and sponsorship activities.

Chair, Anne Lambert


Ethics & Inclusion – This committee provides oversight that ensures we and our affiliate members are operating within our stated mission with inclusion and a high level of integrity. If there is a complaint about any of our artists, organization, Board Members, or our policies, this Committee will investigate and make necessary recommendations for corrective action, if needed, to the Board of Directors.

Chair, Hector Vaca-Cruz


Community Outreach – This committee develops programs for us to connect our community with the arts, including providing art programs, scholarships, at risk youth programs, and increasing arts availability to underserved population in Mecklenburg County and the City of Charlotte.

Chair, Joanne Rogers.


Budget & Finance – This committee is responsible for oversight of the VAPA financial resources to ensure that we are earning and raising enough money to cover our costs, to fund our outreach programs and serve our community in alignment with our mission.

Chair, Julio Gonzalez


Curation – This committee is responsible for the placement and hanging of artwork throughout the building. They create the processes for which art is chosen and where it will be placed.

Co – Chairs, Joanne Rogers and Kay Tuttle


Space Force – This committee is setting policies and defining shared and event spaces for tenant and the community who wish to use these spaces.

Interim Chair – Julio Gonzalez