Portland, December 17, 2012.The Regional Arts & Culture Council (RACC) board of directors has elected Eileen L. Day as a new board member.

Eileen received degrees from Portland State University in Finance and Accounting. After graduating from Portland State, Eileen worked in the finance and accounting industry. She became a CPA in 1997. In 2005, she joined Holmes & Company, LLP and has been the audit partner since 2007.

Eileen is currently on the Board of Portland Center Stage and heads the audit committee. Prior to heading the audit committee, she was the Treasurer and a member of the Executive Committee. She has served as the chair and public member of the audit committee for the Beaverton School District and Treasurer for the Mount Hood Ski Patrol.

Lina Garcia Seabold is Board Chair of RACC with Peg Malloy Vice Chair, Jennifer C. Cies Treasurer, Alan Alexander III Secretary, and Carol R. Smith, Ed.D. Chair Emeritus.

Continuing RACC Board members for FY13 include: Jesse Beason, Nik Blosser, Verlea G. Briggs, Jessica Clark, Jay Clemens, Daryl Dixon, Mike Golub, Stacey A. Graham, Kira Higgs, Phillip Hillaire, Eric R. Hormel, Jerry E. Hudson, Karen Karbo, Joe Krumm, Max M. Miller, Jr., Bonita Oswald, Joanna Priestley, Brian Rice and Jan Robertson.

Board and staff profiles are available online at www.racc.org/about/staff-board.





Mary Bauer

Communications Associate