The Salt Spring Arts Council is a volunteer-driven organization, overseen by a Board of Directors and supported by a number of year-round and seasonal staff. SSAC relies on our talented and dedicated volunteer force, many of whom serve on Committees, or volunteer at events.


2018 Board of Directors

Leslie Corry

Leslie has been an artist for 40 years, has shown widely in Canada, also in France and New York, and […]

Paula Smith

Paula Smith is a recent addition to the eclectic mix that is the population of Salt Spring Island. In addition […]

Sue Hicks

Sue Hicks, BN, University Manitoba, MES, York University, Toronto, has a long history on Salt Spring, her grandparents built a […]

Cinda Helm

Cinda is a semi-retired professional of many trades who is now practicing artistry more frequently than she practices working at […]

James Dickinson

Described by his friends as a renaissance man, James has been many things including: social worker, cartoonist, industrial designer, university […]

Lucy Austin

A recent arrival to SSI, Lucy lived and practiced in Yellowknife, NWT for 28 years. Her move to SSI has […]

David Borrowman

David Borrowman is a 30-year resident of Salt Spring. He is a lifelong photographer and his engagement with the arts […]

Tom McKeachie

Tom is presently the longest time resident on his road since finishing the design and construction of his home here. […]

Ron Crawford Ex Officio

Ron Crawford is well known to us, having been on the island for 25 years, operating a business and working […]

Rosalie Matchett-Short

Rosalie is a visual artist. She has a BFA, from NSCAD, and a Diploma in film technique with distinction in […]

Job Positings

Job Positing: SSNAP Administrator

September 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Reports to: Under the auspices of the SSAC, the Administrator will report to the SSNAP Director and Chair of Committee Job purpose: To perform a range of administrative tasks in support of the Salt Spring National Art [...]

Job Positing: Artcraft Manager 2019

September 17th, 2018|0 Comments

The Salt Spring Arts Council seeks interested candidates for the position of Artcraft Manager 2019. Scope of Position: Artcraft, a long-standing program of the Salt Spring Arts Council, is comprised of a gallery and retail [...]