Contact Information

Council offices are located in Mountain View. Office hours are 8 AM - 4:30 PM, Monday through Friday. We are a state agency and are closed on state holidays.

For information about the arts in Alaska, grant applications and guidelines or programs of the Council or for general questions, contact ASCA at

Electronic Access

You can reach the Alaska State Council on the Arts on the Internet via e-mail. ASCA's Communique is also available electronically. Call the office or send an e-mail message to sign up for this service.

Executive Director
Andrea Noble-Pelant
(907) 269-6605
Fax: (907) 269-6601
E-mail: Andrea Noble-Pelant

Visual and Literary Arts Program Director
Keren Lowell
(907) 269-6604
Fax: (907) 269-6601
E-mail: Keren Lowell

Community and Native Arts Program Director
L. Saunders McNeill
Telephone: (907) 269-6603
Fax: (907) 269-6601
E-mail: Saunders McNeill

Arts Education Program Director
Laura Forbes
Telephone: (907) 269-6682
Fax: (907) 269-6601
E-mail: Laura Forbes

Alaska Contemporary Art Bank Manager
Betany Porter
Telephone: (907) 269-6607
Fax: (907) 269-6601
E-mail: Betany Porter

Administrative Assistant/Office Manager
Coley Diaz
Telephone: (907) 269-6608
Fax: (907) 269-6601
E-mail: Coley Diaz

ASCA Office Main Line
Telephone: (907) 269-6610