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The Arts Council's Executive Committee and Board of Trustees are an all-volunteer group comprised of dedicated and diverse members of the Fayetteville and Cumberland County community. The 2021-2022 slate was unanimously approved by the Arts Council's Voting Member Groups.

2021-2022 Executive Committee 

Rick Allen, Chair 

Devin Trego, Vice-Chair 

Lisa Sessoms, Treasurer 

Leah King Metzger, Secretary 

2021-2022 Board of Trustees

Lisa Sessoms

Leah King Metzger

Rebecca Aul

Sharon Smith McNair

Betty Goolsby

Chancer McLaughlin

Juelle McDonald

Pavan Patel

Dr. Kenjuana McCray

Cull Jordan III

Ray Thomas

Toni S. King, Judge

David Trego

Capt. John Kistler III

Mariah Tyes

Walter White

Kathy Thaman

Vilas Tonape

James West

Joy Melvin

Luis Collazo

Sherry Miller 

City Board Liaison

Councilmember Shakeyla Ingram

Board Liaisons

Michael Gibson


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