Humanities Washington Board of Trustees

Humanities Washington is a 501( c ) (3) organization, affiliated with the National Endowment for the Humanities, that seeks to improve civic and cultural life in Washington state through supporting events and programs that foster public understanding and appreciation of history, literature, ethics, and other humanities fields. The board retains fiduciary responsibilities, including fundraising, and works with the Executive Director to develop overall strategy for the organization and evaluate program impact.
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Policy AreaGeneral Government
Governor Appointments5
Total Board Positions30
Statutory AuthorityNational Foundation on the Arts and Humanities Act of 1965. Sec. 956 (sec. 7)(f)(1-8)
Public Disclosure Required?No
Senate Confirmation Required?No
Term Length (years)3
Statutory Term LimitsTrustees who have served two full terms of three years each shall not be eligible for re-election to a full term until one year has elapsed
Member Requirements: None specified by law.