Cultural Services Advisory Committee

The Cultural Services Advisory Committee (CSAC) serves to provide citizen input and to advise the Library, Recreation, and Cultural Services Department (LRCS) Executive Director on policy, budget, and services delivered by the Cultural Services Division. CSAC members build community support for the division's services.  

The Cultural Services Advisory Committee is composed of nine members: seven at-large members, one member representing Travel Lane County, and one member representing the Resident Companies of the Hult Center for the Performing Arts.

This committee meets quarterly.

Silva Concert Hall

CSAC Committee Members

Committee Member Term 
Harriet Merrick, Chair  July 2013 - June 2019
Diane Retallack June 2017 - June 2019 
Buzz Kawders  Sept. 2015 - June 2021
Kari Westlund  Continuous Term
David Van Der Haeghen   July 2013 - June 2019
Kelly Johnson Sept. 2015 - June 2021
Ashley Petsch Sept. 2016 - Sept. 2019


Staff Member
Isaac Marquez, Cultural Services Director
Jen Cumberworth, Senior Admin. Specialist, 541-682-5421