578 West Main Street
Spartanburg, SC  29301
(864) 804 - 6501

            WEST MAIN ARTISTS CO-OP        

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WMAC Management Board Officers

Chair – Beth Regula
Vice Chair – Susan Eleazer
Secretary – Jeanne Brown
Treasurer – Dennis Regula

WMAC Committee Chairs

Membership Chair – Nancy Williamson
Facilities Chair – Dennis Regula
Exhibitions Chair – Craig Denesha
Development Chair – Open
Venue Chair – Dwight Rose
Retail Chair – Rosemary McLeod
Marketing Co-Chairs – Annette Giaco and Eugene Johnson
Workshop Chair – Susan Eleazer

Facilities Committee - helps care for the physical aspect of the Co-op - the building and the grounds. They manage contract employees who work on the facilities


Exhibitions Committee - main activity is to make the halls and exhibition galleries look fresh and interesting just before each art walk.  They take down art, move it around and add new art.  They also receive and review application request for exhibitions from members and non- members


Membership Committee - receives the applications of prospective new members.  They check references, update membership data bases, interview new applicants and mentor new applicants.


Retail Committee - responsible for accepting the work from all members wishing to sell their work.  They arrange the displays, schedule the workers for the retail store, send emails to members to remind them to bring in or pick up work, and work with the finance group to pay the members for sales.


Marketing Committee - shares all the news of the Co-op.  They create posters/cards for events, write and distribute press releases to the media, and post our news on social media sites. This committee creates and updates our website and manages our Mail Chimp database. They create brochures and in general do all they can to help share what is happening at the Co-op.


Venue Committee -works with those who wish to use the Venue.  The Venue is a multi-use space that helps to bring income into the Co-op.  It is also responsible for making sure the Venue looks good at all times with art on the walls.


Development Committee - writes grants for funding and researches the availability and requirements of various funding/grant opportunities. They also research ideas for fundraisers.


Receptions Committee- assists exhibiting artists with plans for receptions and organizes refreshments and workers for co-op shows.