Kelly McAdoo starts her role as new City Administrator May 20th! Read more.


All SBPL locations will be closed on Monday, May 27th for Memorial Day.

5/21/24 - 7/14/2024: Eastside Library will be closed due to construction work.

Central Library's Book Drops will reopen on June 10th. Please come inside or visit a branch to return items.

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Contact Information

Sarah York Rubin, Executive Director SB County Arts Commission
(805) 568-3990

Talhia Dorado, Administrative Specialist

Nicole Grisanti, Administrators Office Supervisor

Staff Contact:
Sarah York Rubin, Executive Director Membership: 7
SB County Office of Arts & Culture
P.O. Box 2369
Santa Barbara, CA 93120
(805) 568-3992; E:


Arts Advisory Committee Roster

Arts Advisory Committee
Member's Name/CategoryAppointedTerm Ends
Darrell McNeill, Qualified Elector (City)06/28/202212/31/2025
Joseph Frederick Janka, Qualified Elector (City)12/07/202112/31/2025
Laura DorfmanQualified Elector (City)12/06/202212/31/2025
Tayllor Johnson, Qualified Elector (City)6/27/202312/31/2025
Margie Yahyavi, Qualified Elector (City)12/5/202312/31/2027
Chryss Yost (City)12/5/202312/31/2027
VACANT (South Coast SB County Resident) 12/31/2025