Brighton Cultural Arts Commission


  • 11 a.m.
  • First Monday of the month
  • Historic City Hall, 22 S. 4th Ave.


Members are selected at large and based on their strong interest in cultural arts. They bring a vast knowledge and experience in various areas of arts and culture.

  • Kathy Wardle, President
  • Wilma Rose, Vice President
  • Stephanie Brown, Secretary
  • Dolly Garcia
  • Robin Kring
  • Sandie Mackenzie
  • Elena Townsend
  • Jamie Zerr-Lockwood
  • Ashley Cruz, Youth Representative, Youth on City Boards
  • Peter Padilla, City Council Representative
  • Ann Taddeo, City Council Representative Alternate
  • David Gallegos, City of Brighton Staff Liaison
  • Gary Montoya, City of Brighton/Armory/Downtown Initiative


The Brighton Cultural Arts Commission (BCAC) serves in an advisory capacity to the city council. The BCAC has been designated as a 501c3 non-profit organization. The BCAC receives funding from the Scientific and Cultural Facilities (SCFD) and Brighton Lodging Tax to support exciting programs, activities, and long-term art. 

The BCAC also oversees the Public Art Committee that provides art in public places. 

Agendas & Minutes

Click here to view Agendas and Minutes for Brighton Cultural Arts Commission meetings. 

Current Openings

We welcome new members.


For more information on the Brighton Cultural Arts Commission, please contact Arts & Culture Coordinator Dave Gallegos at 303-655-2176 or