Arts Commission

The Arts Commission's role is to advise and make recommendations to the City Council regarding the improvement and furtherance of artistic activities within the City. The Arts Commission reviews applications for Arts and Culture grants and public art projects. Council reviews their recommendations and provides final approval. 


When: 6:30 – 8 p.m., fourth Tuesdays of the month (no meeting in July and December)

Where: Burien Community Center, 14700 6th Ave SW, Burien, WA 98166

Agendas and Minutes



Position Number

Term Expires

Melinda Behrman, Chair

Position 1

March 31, 2021 

Shelley Brittingham

Position 2

March 31, 2023 

Michael Salmon

Position 3

March 31, 2021

Missy Douglas

Position 4

March 31, 2023

Putsata Reang

Position 5

March 31, 2023

Gaylloyd Sissòn

Position 6

March 31, 2021

Elizabeth Countess Stekovic

Position 7

March 31, 2023

Tess Rossi-Busichio, Vice Chair

Position 8

March 31, 2021

Crystal Daily

Position 9

March 31, 2021

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