About Us

Our Mission

The mission of the Friends of the Mill Valley Fall Arts Festival is to enrich life in Mill Valley and surrounding areas by encouraging, promoting and supporting arts for the community.  We are building a community of like-minded people, passionate about showcasing, fostering and appreciating the arts.  We benefit the public, artists, local arts organizations, and the Mill Valley area, by:

  • Presenting a high-quality, family-friendly, low-cost admission, art festival that is volunteer-run and community supported;
  • Encouraging and fostering public education in the awareness and appreciation of fine arts and crafts;
  • Providing an open and continuing dialogue between established artists and the public; and 
  • Providng an important showcase for new and emerging artists.

Learn about What We Fund to support our mission.

Board of Directors

Susan Nelson Kendall - President

Fred Crombie - Treasurer

Lynne Frazier - Secretary

Tom Killion

Lisa A. Palter

Jackie LaLanne

Tom Silver

Barry Taranto