Volunteer Council

The Arvada Center Volunteer Council was established for the purpose of enhancing communication for both the Arvada Center staff and the Arvada Center volunteers. Representatives to the Volunteer Council are appointed by the President and CEO.  The Council meets  monthly to discuss items of interest or concern to the volunteer program and to explore ways to enhance the volunteer experiece.   

Judy Davisson

Sara Fuentes

Fran Evans

Mary Jo Giddings

Nancy Bickford

Nancy Terry

Shirley Walker

In 2018 over 400 dedicated volunteers worked a combined total of 24,688 hours. 

Programs served are: 

  • Arts Day
  • Clerical
  • Dance
  • Docents
  • Front Desk
  • Gallery Interpreter
  • Hospitality
  • Ushers

We honored 18 volunteers at our annual Volunteer Reception for their hard work and achievement in total hours given to the Center. Adding to the 99 volunteers that have already given 1,000 hours or above, this year we gave out

  • 7 awards for 1,000 hours
  • 6 for 2,000 hours
  • 3 for 3,000 hours
  • 2 for 7,000 hours

We also recognize the volunteers for their years of service and there are 93 volunteers that have served between 15 and 42 years here at the Arvada Center. 

Our Volunteers have made a huge impact on the Center and we love and appreciate our loyal, hard working team.


Thank you for your interest in volunteering at the Arvada Center. Please send all inquiries about volunteering to our Volunteer Services Manager, Michelle Peterson at  mpeterson@arvadacenter.org or call her at 720-898-7211