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TWA offers several membership options. The membership year is from September 1st to August 31st. However, members may join at any time. Dues may be paid in installments. A sustaining membership is also available, in which memberships will automatically renew each September and may be canceled at any time.

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Membership Levels

Legacy Council Membership

  • $2500 per year
  • Invitation to Legacy Council exclusive trips and/or trip add-ons
  • Opportunity to provide art and culture related content for the TWA newsletter
  • Six Complimentary tickets to Texas Young Masters Program and Reception in Spring 2022
  • Two Complimentary tickets to Texas Medal of Arts Awards Show – Does not include dinner
  • Opportunity to invite TWO 501(c)(3) organizations to apply for grant funding
  • Opportunity to serve on Regional Grants Committee
  • Opportunity to vote on grants
  • Invitation to Annual Meeting
  • Invitation to attend annual trips
  • Invitation to Texas Cultural Trust events
  • Name recognition on TXCT website
  • Name recognition on biennial Texas Medal of Arts Award program and Young Masters Program
  • Online TWA Directory

Legacy Mother/Daughter Membership

  • $4000 per year
  • Invitation to Legacy Council exclusive trips and/or trip add-ons
  • Opportunity to provide art and culture related content for the TWA newsletter
  • Six Complimentary tickets to Texas Young Masters Program and Reception in Spring 2022
  • Two Complimentary tickets to Texas Medal of Arts Awards Show – Does not include dinner
  • Opportunity to invite TWO 501(c)(3) organizations to apply for grant funding (per member)
  • Opportunity to serve on Regional Grants Committee
  • Opportunity to vote on grants
  • Invitation to Annual Meeting
  • Invitation to attend annual trips
  • Invitation to Texas Cultural Trust events
  • Name recognition on TXCT website
  • Name recognition on biennial Texas Medal of Arts Award program and Young Masters Program
  • Online TWA Directory

General Membership

  • $1200 per year
  • Opportunity to invite ONE 501(c)(3) organization to apply for grant funding
  • Opportunity to serve on the TWA Grants Committee
  • Opportunity to vote on grants
  • Invitation to Annual Meeting
  • Invitation to attend annual trips
  • Invitation to Texas Cultural Trust events
  • Name recognition on TXCT website
  • Name recognition on biennial Texas Medal of Arts Award program and Young Masters Program
  • Online TWA Directory

Mother/Daughter Membership*

  • $1500 per year
  • Opportunity to invite ONE 501(c)(3) organization to apply for grant funding
  • Opportunity to serve on the TWA Grants Committee
  • Opportunity to vote on grants
  • Invitation to Annual Meeting
  • Invitation to attend annual trips
  • Invitation to Texas Cultural Trust events
  • Name recognition on TXCT website
  • Name recognition on biennial Texas Medal of Arts Award program and Young Masters Program
  • Online TWA Directory

*Special introductory membership available for the first year of membership only; renewals will be at full rate for each member. Additional daughters $500/each.

Junior Membership**

  • $750 per year
  • Opportunity to invite ONE 501(c)(3) organization to apply for grant funding
  • Opportunity to serve on the TWA Grants Committee
  • Opportunity to vote on grants
  • Invitation to Annual Meeting
  • Invitation to attend annual trips
  • Invitation to Texas Cultural Trust events
  • Name recognition on TXCT website
  • Name recognition on biennial Texas Medal of Arts Award program and Young Masters Program
  • Online TWA Directory

** Junior membership available to women age 45 and under.

Texas Women for the Arts Members 2023-2024

Executive Committee

Linda LaMantia
Chair, Laredo
Isha Rogers Santamaria
Vice-Chair, El Paso
Leslie Blanton
Immediate Past-Chair, Houston
Eliza Duncan
Membership Co-Chair, Houston
Nina Seely
Membership Co-Chair, Austin
Muffin Lemak
Membership Vice Co-Chair, Dallas
Ana Montoya
Membership Vice Co-Chair, San Antonio
Karen Foster
Nominating Chair, El Paso
Leslie Ward
Nominating Vice-Chair, Austin
Michelle Bonton
Grants Chair, Houston
Lisa Ivie Miller
Grants Vice-Chair, Austin
Lawton Cummings
Governance Chair, Austin
Nancy Murray
Governance Vice-Chair, Longview
Elia del Carmen Mares
Legacy Chair, El Paso
Jan McKee
Legacy Vice-Chair, Fort Worth
Natasa Valocchi
Travel Chair, New York
Marielle Lamy Quaid
Travel Vice-Chair, Austin
Lawton Cummings, Jessica Karlsruher, Laura Matz,
2024 Annual Meeting Chairs
Janna Paulson, Marielle Lamy Quaid, and Leslie Ward
2024 Annual Meeting Chairs