Frederick Arts Commission

About the Frederick Arts Commission

The Arts Commission was established by ordinance in 2000 by the Board of Trustees as an advisory body to the board for the administration of the Art in Public Places Program. Commission responsibilities include advising the Board of Trustees on what art projects to pursue, where to place such art, and with which artist to commission these projects.  


  • Shelly Guenther, Chair
  • Karen Kress
  • Bethany Steen
  • Beth Wright
  • Rafer Burnham, Trustee
  • Meghan Martinez, Staff Representative


Currently there are two vacancies on the Frederick Arts Commission. If you are interested in joining the commission, please submit an application and a questionnaire.