Director: at Large
board member since April 2013
treasurer since March 2015
Jane Shaak has served on the executive of the Okanagan School of the Arts Board of Directors from 2002 – 2010. In 2010 she became the Supervisor of the Shatford Centre Project, which was the restoration and renovation of the Shatford building, which has become the “bricks and mortar” new home of the OSA. In 2011, she became the Executive Director of the Okanagan School of the Arts Shatford Centre, She has an extensive background in the arts, which includes being a Regional Arts Organizer for the Province of BC, an Exhibition Director for the Prince George Art Gallery, which is now the Two Rivers Gallery and the ownership of a sign/design company – Full Spectrum Industries. Over the past ten years, she has participated in the OSA’s capacity building, centre visioning process, strategic and business planning along with ongoing operations.
She believes that the experience of repurposing the historic 30,000 sq. ft. Shatford building in the heart of the City of Penticton brings skills and background that are of value to others in the arts and culture sector.