About Us

Board of Directors and Staff


Jerry Johnson, Executive Director
Kim Fouse, Administrative Director
Sue Powell, Gallery Director
Jenny Cowgill, Education Coordinator
Peggy Baity, Administrative Assistant
Gwen Montgomery, Administrative Assistant

Executive Committee

Wes Shade, President
Trisha Erickson, Vice President
Jillian Devereux-Peters, Secretary
Lance Gauble, Treasurer

Board Members

Claudette Davis
Marilyn Davis
Jillian Devereux-Peters, Secretary
Trisha Erickson, Vice President
Dr. Alan Frigy, Past President
Lance Gauble, Treasurer
Peggy Madden
Ngozi Onuora
Chris Phillips
Josh Rohrscheib
Lyle Salmi
Michael Sexton
Wes Shade, President
Kyle Wiese
Vicki Wrigley
Andrew Young


Barn Colony Artists Meeting

January 9th - December 18th, 2017

First Friday Gallery Walk - September 2017

September 1st, 2017

Face to Face - Members+ Event

September 6th, 2017

Arts in Central Park 2017

September 15th - 17th, 2017

The Decatur Craft Beer Festival - Fundraiser

September 30th, 2017


Knit Nite!  (Jr. High & up)

You can join the Knit Nite group on a drop-in basis ($3.00 per visit) or…

Owls on Canvas

Learn how to paint a charming owl in this easy step by step process.  We…

Vibrant Close up Flowers on Canvas

This colorful project gives you the chance to experiment with different painting techniques as you…

Change your background!

Office and Gallery Hours: Monday-Friday - 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Saturday Gallery Hours: 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Support the Decatur Area Arts Council
on Social Media
JTnet, Decatur & Central Illinois' Premier Web Site Designers

Web Design, Development, and Hosting provided by JTnet.
Central Ilinois' Premier Web Design and SEO Professionals.