Nell Burns – Co-Chair

Board Member since 2015.

“I moved the Sunshine coast in 2015, whenever I move I join and volunteer with the local art galleries, its great way to get to know the community and support the arts. SCAC is a great organization to volunteer and support.”


Kathleen Hughes – Co-Chair

Member at Large Board Member since 2016.

“As a new resident of Sechelt who has been involved in the Arts most of my life, I joined the Sunshine Coast Arts Council because I was impressed with their work and wanted to contribute to the Council’s activities.”


Lynn Grossutti – Treasurer

Board Member since 2014.

“My daughter is an emerging artist on the Sunshine Coast and I thought this would be a good opportunity to be involved with the multi-faceted arts community that thrives here.”


Sue Carson – Secretary

Board Member since 2016.

Sue Carson is a 25 year resident of the Sunshine Coast and has been involved in the arts here as an actor, director, producer and member of the Festival of the Performing Arts board.  She was “in on the ground floor” in Creston when local arts councils were first initiated both as a journalist and member of the local board.  The Arts Centre is one of her favourite performance venues and the craft fairs are her favourite place to volunteer.


Tim Clement – Member at Large

Board Member since 2011. Previous position with SCAC: Head of the Building Committee.

“I joined the board to make a contribution to keeping the Sunshine Coast Arts Centre a vibrant and well used facility.”


Ian MacLeod

Member at Large Board Member since 2016.

“I wish to be of supportive of my fellow members of the Board of Directors of the Sunshine Coast Arts Council, and to further develop awareness and connection to our community by making visible all forms of creativity in our surroundings.


Tara Davies

Member at Large Board Member since 2016.

I am excited to be back on the board for the SCAC.  I am an artist and a teacher and am looking forward to creating art programming for youth on the Sunshine Coast.


Pamela Roberts

Member at Large

I have recently moved to the Sunshine Coast. Becoming involved with the Arts Council is a way for me to get to know the vibrant arts community here, and to participate in its growth.