Arts in Action is an advocacy group for the arts. “We are a highly productive nonprofit organization partnering with local businesses, government agencies, schools, and non-profits to promote the arts”, stated Sonjalyn Dickson Rine, Communication Director for the group.
Arts In Action has formed partnerships with several businesses and community groups in order to produce a variety of exciting projects for 2013. Arts In Action is working with Columbia Main Street on the Riverwalk Banner Project; Pet Pals of Maury County and Arts in Action are presenting the inaugural First Farmers and Merchants Chalk Art Street Festival; And Arts In Action, Friends of Maury County Parks and Maury County Parks & recreation are planning Art Avalanche, a family friendly art experience.
Executive Board: President, Susan E Jones; President- Elect, Dr. Marian J Haynes; Secretary, Mary Ball;
Treasurer, Gina Buckley; Historian, Kathie Fuston.
Board of Directors: Grants – Jan McKeel; Sponsorship – Sheila Hickman; Membership – Diana Casella-Carter; Finance – Montee Sneed; Communications – Sonjalyn Rine; Strategic Arts Development – Jan Niedringhaus; Performing Arts – Beverly Mitchell;
Literary Arts: Beverly Mitchell; Visual Arts: Jan Niedringhaus
Advisory Board: Financial Consultant, Montee Sneed; Attorney at Law, Patrick Carter; CPA, Angie Dillingham.
Sonjalyn Dickson Rine
Front Row Seated: Jan Niedringhaus, Dr. Marian Haynes, Diana Casella-Carter
Center Row: Gina Buckley, Susan E. Jones, Sonjalyn Dickson Rine, Kathie Fuston
Back Row: Beverly Mitchell, Mary Ball