Arts Council

The mission of the Columbia Arts Council is to promote the Arts in the City of Columbia through awareness, appreciation, education and support thereby creating a connection between artists and audiences to enrich the quality of life for all and position the greater Columbia area as an arts rich community and regional arts destination. Columbia Arts Council Bylaws

Meets the 3rd Wednesday of each month at 4:00 p.m. at City Hall in Meeting Room A, basement level.

CAC members serve three (3) year terms.

Member Name Term Expires
Frank Cole 01/12/2023
Claire Hill 03/12/2023
Bob Kimball 03/12/2023
Katie McKeel 02/11/2024
Abigail Hornaday-Collett 01/14/2022
Thomas Samuel   
Quan McFall
Beverly Mitchell 01/12/2023
Lucia Vining 2/11/2024

Follow the Columbia Arts Council on Facebook for information on arts in our community.

If you would like more information on the Columbia Arts Council, please visit their website,

It is the policy of the City of Columbia that all City-sponsored public meetings and events are accessible to people with disabilities. If you need assistance in participating in a meeting or event due to a disability as defined under the ADA, please call the City’s ADA Coordinator at (931) 560-1565 or email: at least three (3) business days prior to the scheduled meeting or event to request an accommodation.




Contact City Representative
to the Columbia Arts Council:

Kellye Murphy