Grant Committee

Grants Review Committees

The grants review committees review and assess grant applications submitted to the City of Aspen. These assessments drive the funding recommendations submitted to City Council for approval.

2023 Citizen Grant Review Committee Members

Arts & Culture

  • Tracy Anderson
  • Ramona Bruland
  • Mackenzie Sexton
  • Wendi Sturgis
  • Amos Underwood

Community Non-Profit

  • Allison Alexander
  • Will Herndon
  • Whitney Larkin
  • Sandra Peirce
  • Ashley Wein

Health & Human Services

  • Mary Houchin
  • James Larson
  • Shelley Senterfitt
  • Margaret Simmons
  • Susan Sparks

Grants Steering Committee

The grants steering committee, in coordination with City Council and city staff, is responsible for setting policy for the City’s various grant programs. It also reviews and approves funding recommendations provided by the grants review committees.

2023 Grants Steering Committee Members

  • Ann Mullins, Chair
  • Judy Clausen
  • Chris Menges
  • Alissa Farrell
  • John Barker

Committee Information

The City of Aspen provides funding support to private 501(c)3 non-profit organizations.  We recognize the significance of community-based organizations and/or groups, and the importance they play in providing various services in the communities they serve.

More Information

Please visit the City of Aspen's grants website for more information on the program. 

To volunteer to join the steering committee or a review committee, please submit an application here.