Houston Arts Alliance’s standing committees are the Executive Committee, Finance Committee, Grants Committee, Nominating Committee, Leadership Committee, Civic Art Committee, Human Resources Committee, Capacity Building Initiative Committee, Folklife + Civic Engagement Committee, and the Audit Committee, as mandated by HAA’s Bylaws. Committee chairs are appointed by the Board Chairman.
Most program committees include non-board members appointed by the Board Chairman. Additionally, ad hoc committees are created as necessary by the Board Chair.
Though Board of Directors meetings are open door per the Texas Open Meetings Act, committee meetings are not public.
Members of the committees that oversee the programs of HAA are listed below.
CAPACITY BUILDING COMMITTEE
Michael Cordúa, Chair
Cissy Segall Davis
CIVIC ART COMMITTEE
Valerie Cassel Oliver
Craig Massey, Chair
FOLKLIFE + CIVIC ENGAGEMENT COMMITTEE
Oui (Chatwara) Duran
John F. Guess
Judy Nyquist, Chair
Louise Upshaw-McClenny, Chair