Arts Programming Board

The Arts Programming Board performs the following functions: to provide leadership and funding for specific projects that will develop an appreciation of the arts among our students, campus, and larger community; to review budget requests, summary reports, and approve the annual budgets; to establish long-range planning and review organizational policies; through the Oswego College Foundation, to develop and implement strategies for raising funds to support the organization's operations and programs; to maintain relations and programming initiatives with the appropriate committees of the Student Association; to build audience development through enhancement and support of the arts on campus and in the community; and to provide students with a better awareness and understanding of cultural programs offered through Artswego. Membership: Director of Arts programming, provost appointment, representative to the Oswego College Foundation, Director of Student Activities or designee, four faculty  with at least two from Music, Theatre, Art, or English and Creative Writing, up to four students, with at least two from the arts, and at least one community member.

Membership for 2021-2022:

Julie Pretzat-Merchant, Chair, Dean, School of Communication, Media and the Arts
Michael Flanagan, Tyler Art Gallery
Juliet Giglio, English and Creative Writing
Jennifer Joyce EXCEL/Focus Forward Coordinator
Taeko Kelly, Career Services
Rodmon King, Diversity & Inclusion office
Stephanie Lamb, University Development
Toby Malone, Theatre
Chris McEvoy, Art
Rameen Mohammadi, Associate Provost
Betsy Oberst, community member
Alexis Pinero-Benson, Director of Student Conduct
Kelly Perkins, Campus Life
Michael Raicht, English & Creative Writing, Living Writers Series
Stephen Rosow, Political Science
Mark Slayton, Alumni & Development
Cara Thompson, Art 
Judith Wyman Collette-Theatre