2021 Annual Members Meeting & Volunteer Recognition-Online!

From Gualala Arts

To All Our Members, Volunteers & Donors, "Thank you very much"

Wednesday, February 17, 2021 3 pm

Gualala Arts Zoom Room- This is an Online! Meeting


“We are so grateful for the years that all of our outgoing board members have gifted us and we couldn’t be more excited about the new board and forward direction of Gualala Arts,” said Executive Director David “Sus” Susalla.

Year in Review 2020

This year’s annual members meeting was an Online! event, which began Wednesday at 3 pm. The Annual Membership Meeting provides an opportunity for Gualala Arts members to meet nominees for the 2021 Gualala Arts Board of Directors and vote for the proposed slated of Gualala Arts Officers. Gualala Arts also takes this opportunity to appreciate our volunteers and present Volunteer of the Year and Heart Beat Awards to volunteers. Only Gualala Arts members were eligible to attend, make nominations and/or vote. Below are the outgoing board members and the newly elected members for 2021.

Election Results from Wednesday, February 17, 2021 – 3 pm

Retiring Directors:
Dansie Little
Andrea A Lunsford

Up for Election at Annual Members Meeting:
New directors:
Sue Bohlin
Dennis Pederson

Renewing for 2nd term:
Andrea Allen
Jon Handel

2021 Proposed Slate of Officers:
Eric Wilder, President
Barry Weiss, President Emeritus
Andrea Allen, 1st VP
Joan Wood, 2nd VP
Bob Mitchell, Treasurer
Sheri Kirby & Karen Tracy, Co-Secretaries

Directors continuing to serve:

Davina Rose Allen
Paula Haymond
Karl Danskin

Gualala Arts hosted the annual members meeting Online! this year via Zoom (of course)!

We also honored a few of the  volunteers that have repeatedly gone above and beyond the call of duty and take this opportunity to appreciate our volunteers and present Volunteer of the Year and Heart Beat Awards to volunteers.

Volunteer of the Decade

PD Serratoni

Volunteers of the Year

Barry Weiss & Joan Wood


JoAnn Aiken

Paula Haymond

Jane Head

Sheri Kirby

Dansie Little

Sophia Mitchell

Susy Pollard

Business of the Year

Ferrellgas – Discount for GA Members

Contact: Craig Rodgers—707-409-4479 for Details

Group of the Year

Gualala Arts Staff