OUR VISION:Creating Community Through the Arts.
OUR MISSION: The mission of the Hannibal Arts Council is to provide and promote programs that spark engagement in the arts.
OUR VALUES: We create, support and promote community arts programs that are accessible, approachable and affordable; We inspire creativity in all its forms; We encourage partnerships which deepen our connection to our community; We engage our community through the arts.
The Hannibal Arts Council is a 501©3 organization founded in 1976 to enhance the quality of life in Hannibal. What started out as a group of community leaders with an idea has grown into a multi-discipline community arts agency with staff, committees and volunteers presenting a full schedule of year-round art programs within the community and in our 105 South Main Street facility.
Board of Directors
Ruth Garner, President
Patricia Garey, 1st Vice President
Tommy Hughes, 2nd Vice President
Ileen Levy, Treasurer
Elise Blue, Secretary
Roger McGregor, Ex-Officio
Michael Gaines, Executive Director
Brenda Beck Fisher, Program Coordinator
Kerrie Otten, Office Manager
The Hannibal Arts Council is an annual recipient of a generous Arts Council-Operating grant from the Missouri Arts Council, a state agency.
The Hannibal Arts Council is a proud member of the Missouri Association of Community Arts Agencies, a statewide organization serving Missouri's community arts agencies.