Board of Directors


Kathy Knecht, PhD

Peoria Unified School District


Kathleen Crowley

Condit and Associates, LLC, Relationship Manager


Scott Long


Jonathan Robles

Estrella Mountain Community College, Director of Alumni, Corporate, Foundation Relations


Neil Terry

Orcutt Winslow, Managing Partner


Dr. Judy Greene

Diagnostic Radiologist

Join the Arts Roster

Roster Artists can have their profile listed in our directory, and list events in our events calendar.


  • 1992 Inaugural Best of the West
    West Valley Fine Arts – The Arts
  • 1993 Governor’s Art Award
    West Valley Fine Arts
  • 2001 Best of the West: Service to Communities
    Gallery 37
  • 2005 Best of the West: Arts, Entertainment & Sports
    West Valley Fine Arts – Full Season
  • 2007 Best of the West: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
    West Valley Culture and Heritage Blueprint
  • 2008 Best of the West: Arts, Culture & Entertainment
    Big Read – To Kill a Mockingbird
  • 2013 Surprise Regional Chamber of Commerce
    Non Profit of the Year
  • 2015 Governor’s Art Award
    Gallery 37
  • 2019 Best of the West: Quality of Life Community Award

Our Sponsors

Thank you to our sponsors! Your investment in the arts enriches the West Valley by helping to grow a vibrant and connected arts and cultural community!

Program Sponsors

  • Arizona State University
  • APS
  • Arizona Community Foundation
  • Constance W. McMillin Trust
  • Dolores Miller Charitable Endowment
  • EPS Group
  • Estrella by Newland Communities
  • Estrella Mountain Community College
  • Goodyear Arts and Culture Commission
  • Kiwanis of Litchfield Park
  • Nancy Root
  • Okland Construction
  • Orcutt | Winslow
  • Sandi Staehle and Keith Johnson
  • The Links, Incorporated
  • Thunderbird Charities
  • Victory at Verrado
If you would like more information about becoming a sponsor, please contact We will accept any donation that positively contributes to our mission. We would love to hear from you!!