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Festivals Advisory Board

  Members Appoint Date End Date
  1   Jeff Lewis 9/2014   5/2018
  2   Sherrie Gottfried 5/2012   5/2018
  3   Bob Shackelford 9/2016   5/2019
  4   David Louden, Parks Board Rep    
  5   Chamber Rep: Rob Miller 3/2016  
  6   Bruce Anderson, Council Rep 4/2016   1/2017
  7   Marlene Parsons, Council Rep 1/2013   1/2017

Purpose: The Committee will serve in an advisory capacity to the City of Keizer to research the feasibility for developing venues for events and festivals, to streamline policies and ordinances to allow a “one-stop shop” for all future event promoters, to identify and research options for development of a community calendar, and to develop a marketing plan and strategy to enhance the use of Keizer-area facilities for events, festivals, conferences, and other travel/visitor services. 
 
Membership: The Committee will consist of seven (7) voting members: Two (2) members shall be Keizer City Councilors to be appointed by the Mayor, one (1) representative from the Chamber of Commerce to be appointed by the Chamber Board of Directors, one (1) representative from the Keizer Parks Board to be appointed by the Keizer Parks Board, and three (3) citizen-at-large members.  If possible, at least one (1) of the citizen-at-large members shall be a representative from sports and/or recreation organizations and one (1) of the citizen-at-large members shall be representatives from the hospitality/tourism/event professionals community.  The three (3) citizen-at-large members shall be appointed as outlined by the City Council Rules of Procedure.  The Committee will be staffed by a staff liaison to be appointed by the City Manager.
 
Meetings:
The committee meets on the fourth Monday of February, April, July, September and November at 6:00 p.m. in Room A of the Civic Center.