The LCCA Members

Everyone who resides or owns property on Lopez Island, Washington, is a member of the Lopez Community Center Association which owns and operates the Lopez Center for Community and the Arts.

The membership is without fee.

The biggest benefit to the members is of course that the Center is there for them to use. However, participation in the business of the Association itself is vital to the successful operation of the Center.

  • The Board of Trustees is elected among and by the members at the annual meeting of the membership.
  • The Board's Nominating Commitee announces a slate of Board candidates to the membership at least seven days prior to the annual meeting. Members may nominate additional candidates during the annual meeting.
  • Members receive an annual report from the Chair of the Board.
  • Members may vote on matters brought before them by the Board of Trustees.
  • The Bylaws can be amended only by a vote of approval by the members at the annual meeting.
  • Members may submit written comments to the Board of Trustees.
  • Members may participate in the Board's meetings. and there is a specified agenda time for members' participation at all of the Board's regular meetings.
  • Special meetings of the Board of Trustees may be called by written petition signed by ten members.

More detailed information about the LCCA membership and meetings can be found in the Bylaws