County manager seeks volunteer for open seat on Arts Commission

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Clark County is accepting applications to fill an open position on the Clark County Arts Commission. 

The position is for a representative of the local arts education profession. The term begins March 1, 2024, and ends Feb. 28, 2026.

The Arts Commission is made up of 11 volunteers. Each participating city appoints one member, and the county manager appoints three members representing the arts, arts education and business communities. The commission meets at 5:30 pm on the first Tuesday of each month.

The commission advises and collaborates with the county council and city councils and reports accomplishments to the community. Members advocate for the arts in the community, at public hearings, budget hearings and other public forums.

Anyone wishing to apply should submit a letter and résumé to Michelle Pfenning, County Manager’s Office, PO Box 5000, Vancouver, WA 98666-5000. Applications also can be emailed to

Application deadline is 5 pm, Friday, March 15, 2024.

Learn more about the Clark County Arts Commission at

Michelle Pfenning, County Manager’s Office