ST. LOUIS (April 16, 2014) – Mayor Francis Slay has appointed Kellie Trivers to the Regional Arts Commission (RAC), the area’s largest annual funder of the arts in the St. Louis region.
Trivers has had a robust career in fund development, managing all aspects of fundraising, program design and implementation, and campaigns. For nearly three decades, her career has centered on the advancement of education, healthcare, and the arts. Through high-level and dynamic fundraising, Trivers has been instrumental in raising millions of dollars through capital and annual giving campaigns for various non-profit organizations throughout St. Louis including Washington University, John M. Olin School of Business, Washington University School of Medicine, Missouri Baptist Healthcare Foundation, Planned Parenthood of the St. Louis Region, and Central Reform Congregation, among others.
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The Regional Arts Commission (RAC) is at the forefront of efforts to transform St. Louis into a more vibrant, creative and economically thriving community by elevating the vitality, value and visibility of the arts. As the largest annual funder of the arts in the region, since its inception in 1985, RAC has awarded more than 6,000 grants totaling over $80 million to support nonprofit arts, individual artists, cultural organizations, consortiums and programs. Directed by a board of 15 commissioners appointed by the chief executives of St. Louis City and County, RAC is a pivotal force in the continuing development and marketing of the arts in the region. www.art-stl.com. Visit our cultural calendar www.ArtsZipper.com or follow us on FACEBOOK at Regional Arts Commission or TWITTER at RACStLouis.