VCA Communications & News

Erika Carleton Joins VCA as Development Director

February 16, 2021 Vashon WA —Vashon Center for the Arts’ Staff and Board of Directors is pleased to welcome Erika Carleton as Development Director. Erika will join the VCA team starting February 22, 2021. Erika has been a member of the Vashon community since 2010. Many islanders may know her from her time as Development […]

New Board of Trustees Members

January 25, 2021, Vashon, WA – Vashon Center for the Arts is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to the Board of Trustees, Natalie Abel, Jordan Balcom and Elba Ocasio. “Our board is comprised of a dedicated team of community leaders and individuals passionate about the culture and benefits of art in […]

Megan Clawson Joins VCA as Director of Finance and Administration

The Vashon Center for the Arts Board of Trustees is pleased to welcome Megan Clawson to the position of Director of Finance and Administration. Megan officially joins the VCA staff on December 15, 2020. Megan comes to VCA with more than 25 years’ experience in finance and senior level accounting practices. With sound working practical […]

VCA Statement on Black Lives Matter

Black Lives Matter “There comes a time when the cup of endurance runs over.” – Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., in his Letter from a Birmingham Jail Vashon Center for the Arts’ staff and board of trustees stand united with our country in horror at the cruel and senseless killing of Ahmaud Arbery, Breonna Taylor, […]

VCA Announces Staff Reductions Due to COVID-19

Vashon Center for the Arts Announces Staff Reductions Due to COVID-19 Impact on the Arts Vashon, WA – It has been three months since Vashon Center for the Arts (VCA) postponed and/or cancelled most of its spring programming schedule in response to the emerging Covid-19 health crisis. This necessary decision drastically affected VCA’s performing arts events […]

VCA Passes Revised Emergency Budget

Vashon Center for the Arts Passes Revised Emergency Budget Vashon WA — In response to the recent closure of Vashon Center for the Arts due to the coronavirus pandemic, VCA’s Board of Trustees approved a revised 2020 emergency budget on Monday evening, March 23. “We are taking the necessary, painful, but responsible steps we must […]

VCA Appoints Allison Reid as its new Executive Director

Vashon WA — The Vashon Center for the Arts’ Board of Directors is pleased to announce the appointment of Allison Reid as its new Executive Director. Since August, Reid served as the Interim Executive Director where she demonstrated her ability to lead and grow VCA during a transitional period. In less than six months, Reid […]