Public Arts Commission


The Commission shall consist of eight members who shall represent the following areas:

a. Individual artist; b. Arts organizations;  c. Arts patrons; d. Educators; e. The business community; and f. Public.

The mayor’s appointee shall serve as chair, and each city council member shall have one appointee.  The chair shall only vote in cases of a tie. Member’s terms will serve concurrently with their appointing city council member’s term of office.  Commission members cannot serve more than two full terms, or a total of eight years.

MemberAppointed byAppointment Date to Term Expiration
VACANTMayor Edwards

Ms. Ty Mays KeltyCouncilwoman Rowell
(District 1)
January 14, 2020 to December 31, 2023
Mr. Warren SpirlingCouncilwoman Gumbs
(District 2)
October 23, 2018 to December 31, 2021
Ms. Traci Harden Councilwoman Willis
(District 3)
January 28, 2020 to December 31, 2023
Ms. Tisha Smith Councilwoman Gilyard
(District 4)
May 14, 2019 to December 31, 2021
Ms. Hazel SimpsonCouncilman Reeves
(District 5)
September 22, 2020 to December 31, 2023

Ms. Myrna FullerCouncilman Khalid
(District 6)
October 9, 2018 to December 31, 2021
Ms. Roshawn Dorsey Buxton
Councilman Baker
(District 7)
February 22, 2021 to December 31, 2023


The Public Arts Commission serves in an advisory capacity for promoting, encouraging and increasing support for the arts in City of South Fulton. 


Lakita Ford, Program Administrator                                                                                                                                       Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Affairs                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       470-809-7162


  •  Meetings are held quarterly on the 1st Thursday at 1:00 PM.                                                                                            Meeting Dates: January 7, 2021, April 8, 2021, July 8, 2021                                                                                          Meetings are held virtually due to Covid-19.   


August 6, 2020  October 8, 2020   January 7, 2021  April 8, 2021