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Get updates The purpose of the Arts Advisory Committee is to provide ongoing input to the City of San Ramon on the provision and delivery of cultural arts programs and services in San Ramon.

The charge of the Arts Advisory Committee is to: 

  • Make recommendations to the staff. Parks and Community Services Commission and City Council on the delivery of various cultural arts programs, facilities, activities, services and policies.
  • Appoint Policy, Program, and Facility, standing sub-committees and other sub-committees as necessary to provide preliminary review and comment of recommendations prior to being presented to full Committee.
  • Receive and evaluate input from the community, including input from other individuals and organizations on issues relevant to cultural arts programming.
  • Act as a liaison for cultural arts issues to other governmental, non-profit and private organizations.
  • Serve as a resource and advocate to the City on a wide range of visual and performing arts mediums; work with public to promote arts in the community.
  • Serve as one of the City's review bodies for public art projects as they move through the advisory and regulatory approval.
  • Provide feedback to staff on the assessment of current and future needs of cultural arts for the purpose of program and facility planning.
  • Develop and implement a five year cultural plan including goals and objectives, implementation strategies and evaluation methods; conduct ongoing evaluation and assessment. 
  • Serve as the City's primary review body for Art Gallery exhibits and Cultural Growth Fund grants.



If you would like to submit written public comment via email, please do so by 5:00 p.m. on the day of the meeting to [email protected]. Please include “Public Comment and the date of the meeting” in the subject line. In the body of the email please include your name and the item you wish to comment on. Written comments submitted will be provided to Committee Members prior to the start of the meeting. Written public comment will not be read aloud during the meeting. 

There will be zero tolerance for any person addressing the Committee making profane, offensive and disruptive remarks, or engaging in loud, boisterous, or other disorderly conduct, that disrupts the orderly conduct of the public meeting.

All public comment is subject to the 3 minute time restriction.


Naina Shastri
Term Expires: March 2023
Venkata Chintapalli
Term Expires: March 2023
Magali Le Bouder
Term Expires: March 2023
Satyakala Jarugumilli
Term Expires: March 2024
Tiffany Turner
Term Expires: March 2024
Gayatri Subramania
Term Expires: March 2023
Mohammad Ranjbarsadeghi
Term Expires: March 2024
Ranjini Venkatachari - Alternate #1
Term Expires: March 2024
Patricia Valentine - Alternate #2
Term Expires: March 2025



Adam Chow - Parks & Community Services Recreation Supervisor
(925) 973-3321
[email protected]