The Crested Butte Creative District has an opening for a new Commissioner.  The Commissioner would be appointed to a two-year term.

Creative District Commissioners are responsible for setting the direction of the Crested Butte Creative District.

Some of their current projects include:

  • Implementing a recently passed public arts policy
  • Developing professional development programming
  • Marketing and branding the Creative District
  • Creating paid opportunities for local artists
  • Establishing programs for youth education and professional development

If you are interested in becoming a Commissioner and hoping to learn more, please feel free to read the Commissioner Handbook and/or reach out to Mel Yemma, Creative District/Open Space Coordinator. 

Applications are due on August 17 by 5 pm. Applications should be emailed to melyemma@crestedbutte-co.gov.

Applications may also be mailed to or dropped off at:

Town of Crested Butte

507 Maroon Avenue

PO Box 39

Crested Butte, CO 81224